How To Apply for Disability in North Dakota
Disability resources and information for the residents living in the state of North Dakota.
To find your local Social Security field office, Disability Determinations Services office, or an Office of Disability Adjudication and Review in North Dakota, click here.
File for Disability in North Dakota
No matter where someone is located within the United States, filing a claim in any state for Social Security Disability benefits is going to be the same. An individual wanting to apply for benefits can file through the Social Security Administration (SSA) in a couple ways. You can apply:
- online at ssa.gov,
- by contacting the SSA's toll-free customer service line- 1-800-772-1213,
- or by visting your local Social Security field office.
Below is information about Social Security Disability in the state of North Dakota.
|Percentage of Population on SSI||1.2%|
|Percentage of Population on SSDI||3.4%|
|Average Monthly SSI Payment||$461.87|
|Average Monthly SSDI Payment||$1,006.96|
North Dakota has approval and denial rates that closely match the national averages. However, North Dakota does excel in average hearing wait time as well as average processing time. So a citizen of North Dakota can expect to get through the application process a bit faster than normal.
|Avg. Hearing Wait Time||12.0 Months||14.8 Months|
|Average Processing Time||395 Days||490 Days|
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Finding a job and sustaining work can be difficult for people who are suffering from disabilities. These individuals who are living in North Dakota can seek help at a Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VR) office. Here the VR can assist someone with a disabling condition prepare for and secure a job that best suits them.
To receive assistance, you must apply for services at your nearby VR office. Find your local office by viewing our VR Offices page or by calling the North Dakota VR division below.
North Dakota Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
1237 West Divide Avenue Suite #1B
Bismarck, North Dakota 58501-1208
Toll Free: 1-800-755-2745
Social Security Field Offices, DDS & ODAR
The following is a list of the Social Security offices that serve the disabled residents of North Dakota. Please contact these offices if you have any questions regarding the Social Security application process.
If you are applying benefits or have filed for disability already and need assistance for any reason, please contact your closest office below.
North Dakota Social Security Field Offices
1680 E Capitol Ave
Devils Lake Office
221 2nd St Nw Ste 1
657 N 2 Ave
Grand Forks Office
402 Demers Ave
300 2nd Ave Ne Ste 134
100 1st St Sw
1137 2nd Ave West
North Dakota Disability Determination Services
Bismarck Office of Disability Determination Services
1237 West Divide, Suite 4
Bismarck, ND 58501
North Dakota Office of Disability Adjudication and Review
Fargo Office of Disability Adjudication and Review
655 First Avenue North
Fargo, ND 58102-4971
Telephone: (877) 319-3073
Fax: (701) 239-5491
eFile Fax: (877) 389-4225
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Services the following Social Security Field Offices: