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Where to Apply

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All applications for the social security number must be submitted to the Social Security Administration in Ogdensburg, New York. This drive is approximately 35 minutes west of Potsdam. The Social Security Office is located on Commerce Park Drive in Ogdensburg and can easily be found by following signs in Ogdensburg for the bridge to Canada. Once you turn on this road (the bridge to Canada) then you will make your first right hand turn (Industrial Park). Signage will be displayed on how to get to the Social Security Office.

SSA Address:     

Social Security Administration

 101 Ford Street

Ogdensburg, NY 13669

SSA Contact Numbers:

Toll-Free – 1-866-572-1213

SSA Office Hours:       

Please check the local social security office website for current hours and contact information.

Directions by car:

Take US Route 11 to Canton and continue west on Route 68 to Ogdensburg. In Ogdensburg – make a right at the light onto Route 37. Turn left onto Ford Street and follow this to the very end. Turn left and proceed through the lot until you see ‘public parking’. Take walkway to front entrance of ‘101 Ford Street’.