Illinois Social Security Offices

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Chicago Social Security Office - Veterans Square Plaza

4849 N Milwaukee Ave, suite 600
Chicago, IL - 60630
888-748-7667
The Chicago Social Security 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. Hours:   ..

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Peoria Social Security Office

815 W Pioneer Parkway
Peoria, IL - 61615
877-319-6039
The Peoria Social Security 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. Hours:    ..

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Champaign Social Security Office

101 S Country Fair Dr
Champaign, IL - 61821
877-819-2593
The Champaign Social Security 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. Office hou..

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Evanston Social Security Office

2116 Green Bay Rd
Evanston, IL - 60201
888-371-0791
The Evanston Social Security 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. Hours:   ..

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Elgin Social Security Office

790 Fletcher Drive
Elgin, IL - 60123
877-405-0435
The Elgin Social Security 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. Hours: Monday 8..

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Galesburg IL Social Security Office

2060 Windish Drive
Galesburg, IL - 61401
877-405-7659
The Galesburg Social Security 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. Hours:  ..

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Harrisburg IL Social Security Office

18 Veterans Drive
Harrisburg, IL - 62946
866-366-3980
The Harrisburg Social Security 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. Hours:  ..

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Decatur IL Social Security Office

606 W Pershing Rd
Decatur, IL - 62526
888-619-4773
The Decatur Social Security 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. Office Is on..

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Quincy Social Security Office

2401 Lind Street
Quincy, IL - 62301
888-279-5999
The Quincy Social Security 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. Hours:    ..

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Chicago Social Security Office - Ralph H. Metcalfe Federal Building

77 West Jackson Blvd, suite 300
Chicago, IL - 60604
800-772-1213
The Chicago Social Security 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. Hours:   &nbs..

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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.