California Social Security Offices

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Riverside Social Security Administration Office

7880 Mission Grove Parkway South
Riverside, CA - 92508
(800) 772-1213
The Riverside Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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Porterville Social Security Administration Office

890 W Morton Avenue
Porterville, CA - 93257
866-388-8903
Hours: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday Closed Sunday Closed The Porterville Social..

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San Mateo Social Security Administration Office

800 South Claremont St, suite 101
San Mateo, CA - 94402
866-726-8193
Hours: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday Closed Sunday Closed The San Mateo Social S..

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Chatsworth Social Security Administration Office

20439 Nordhoff St
Chatsworth, CA - 91311
855-727-3598
The Chatsworth Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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San Jose Social Security Administration Office - First Street

280 S First Street
San Jose, CA - 95113
(866) 331-2235
The San Jose Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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San Jose Social Security Administration Office

6140 Cottle Road
San Jose, CA - 95123
888-383-1180
Hours: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday Closed Sunday Closed The San Jose Social Se..

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Placerville Social Security Administration Office

3916 Missouri Flat Rd, suite A
Placerville, CA - 95667
877-545-5497
Hours: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday Closed Sunday Closed The Placerville Social..

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Fremont Social Security Administration Office

3100 Mowry Ave
Fremont, CA - 94538
888-632-7073
The Fremont Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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Inglewood Social Security Administration Office

230 East Spruce Avenue
Inglewood, CA - 90301
866-331-7694
The Inglewood Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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Fresno Social Security Administration Office

5140 E Olive Ave
Fresno, CA - 93727
866-366-4918
The Fresno Social Security Administration Office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. ..

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Social Security Administrative Frequently Asked Questions

How long will it take to get a Social Security card?

The Social Security Administration will mail your Social Security card as soon as they have all of the necessary information and have verified the appropriate documents. Generally, you will get your card within 10 business days from the date on your receipt.

How do I apply for Social Security retirement benefits?

It is recommended that you apply for retirement benefits three months before you want your payments to start. Applying online at https://secure.ssa.gov/iClaim/rib. One or more of the following documents may be needed in order to apply online. The end of the online application will provide instructions on where to submit them. The documents we may ask for are: Original birth certificate or other proof of birth [more info] (You may also submit a copy of your birth certificate certified by the issuing agency); Proof of U.S. citizenship or lawful alien status if you were not born in the United States [more info]; Copy of your U.S. military service paper(s) (e.g., DD-214 - Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty) if you had military service before 1968; [more info]; and Copy of your W-2 form(s) [more info] and/or self-employment tax return [more info] for last year.

How do I change or correct my name on my Social Security number card?

If you legally change your name due to marriage, divorce, or any other reason, you need to go to your local office.

How do I apply for a replacement Social Security number card?

There is no cost to obtain a free or new Social Security Card. Get an application at this web link: https://www.ssa.gov/forms/ss-5.pdf. Then, either mail in your application or visit your local office. Try to make an appointment before visiting your location Social Security Office.