Portland Social Security Office – 1538 SW Yamhill St, OR 97205

This page covers all relevant information about the Portland Social Security Office at 1538 SW Yamhill St, Portland, OR, 97205. In addition to the office phone number, we also provide driving directions, hours of operation, and answers to frequently asked questions.

For specific information about your Social Security benefits or to schedule an appointment, call the Portland Social Security Office using the phone number listed below. The SSA representatives at the Portland office location should be able to help with any important questions related to Social Security retirement benefits, disability benefits, SSI, or Medicare.

Your local Social Security office is closed for in-person service until further notice. You are still able to access critical services via phone, fax and online.

Office & Contact Information

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Address: 1538 SW Yamhill St, Portland, OR 97205 Get Directions
Office 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 Today
Sunday: Closed Today

Directions to the Portland Social Security Office – 1538 SW Yamhill St Office

Located On Corner Of Sw 16th Ave. & Sw Yamhill St.in Downtown Portland. Max Light Rail-2 Blocks From Providence Park Stop On Yamhill St.

Portland Social Security Office Services

Every Social Security Office location offers similar services. From replacing your Social Security card to applying for Social Security retirement benefits, the office representatives should be able to help with any Social Security-related service. Below, we listed the services available at your local office in Portland, Oregon, but you can contact the office if you need more specific guidance.

  • Get a new or replacement Social Security card
  • Make changes to your Social Security card
  • Review your latest Social Security statement
  • Review your earnings history
  • Apply for retirement benefits
  • Estimate your retirement benefits
  • Receive a copy of your proof of benefits
  • Apply for SSDI or SSI benefits
  • Apply for Social Security survivor or spousal benefits
  • Apply for Medicare
  • Get a replacement Medicare card
  • Get direct deposit for your Social Security benefits

Online Services

Many Social Security services can now be done online. Not only can utilizing online services save you a trip to the Portland office location, it will also usually result in faster processing times. Below you can find a list of some common Social Security services that are now offered online.

  • View your latest Social Security Statement
  • Review your earnings history
  • Estimate your retirement benefits
  • Check the status of your application
  • Apply for retirement benefits
  • Apply for disability benefits
  • Apply for Medicare benefits
  • Request an appeal for a decision
  • Change your address
  • Set up or change your direct deposit account
  • Print proof of benefits
  • Print your 1099
  • Request a replacement Social Security Card
  • Request a replacement Medicare Card

For other online services offered by Social Security, you can visit this page to get started.

Frequently Asked Questions

2 Reviews of the Portland Social Security Office – 1538 SW Yamhill St Office
Overall rating

Camille
4 years ago

Honestly, I had a remarkably pleasant experience this morning at the SS office. Got there 15 min early, and once the office opened, was in and out in about 10 minutes' time. The security guards were nice and had some friendly banter going. The gentleman who helped me with my name change was also friendly, positive and helpful. It might go downhill in the afternoon, but if you go in the AM, you'll probably have a pretty good experience!

Allegra
4 years ago

After reading all these reviews (and knowing how government bureaucracies are run), I was dreading going to the social security office to change my name after getting married. Got there just after 2pm on a Thursday and was greeted by very courteous security staff. I got my number, sat down, and was called up within 20 minutes. The employee who assisted me was extremely friendly and ensured me that he would get me on my way as quickly as possible (he was probably just happy that I had all my forms filled out and ID ready). I was at the window for 5-10 minutes, and then I was on my way. The whole process, from parking my car to walking out of the social security office, took 40 minutes, and everyone working there seemed really nice. Maybe I just happened to come during a lull, but my experience was way better than a lot of reviews led me to believe it would be.

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