Social Security Office in Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501

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Frequently Asked Questions at Council Bluffs, 51501 Office

  • How do I apply for Social Security benefits?

    The easiest and quickest way to apply for retirement, spouse's, ex-spouse's, or Medicare benefits is to apply online. If you do not wish to use the online application, or the application for the benefit you want is not available online, you can call (866) 331-9094 or visit your local Council Bluffs SSA office. Learn More About Applying for Benefits.

  • How do I replace a lost or stolen Social Security card?

    If your Social Security card is lost or stolen you can replace it through the Social Security Administration (SSA) website, by visiting your local Council Bluffs SSA office or through the mail.

  • Can I apply for Medicare benefits at this office?

    There isn’t just one simple answer to that question. Before you decide how you want to go about applying for Medicare, you need to understand the different parts of the program and which ones you need. Learn More About Applying for Medicare.

  • How do I change my name on my Social Security card?

    If you legally change your name because of marriage, divorce, court order or any other reason, you must tell Social Security so you can get a corrected card. Learn How to Change Social Security Card Name.

  • Can I schedule an appointment with the Council Bluffs Social Security office?

    The Social Security Administration does not currently have online appointment scheduler. Learn More About Scheduling an Appointment.

  • How do I find out about my Social Security benefits?

    Those who already receive benefits can view their payment history, current status, and manage their benefits. To open a personal my Social Security account, go to and select "Create an Account" to get started.

  • How does the coronavirus (COVID-19) impact Social Security?

    All local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Learn More About The Office Closure.

About the Council Bluffs, 51501 Office

The Council Bluffs Social Security office is located at 20 Arena Way Ste 1 Mid-america Center. The Council Bluffs office gives information, support and services led by the Social Security Administration. The following page includes information for this location like the office phone number, hours of operation and driving directions. If you have curiosities or concerns about your retirement Social Security benefits, or you need to schedule an appointment, contact the Council Bluffs Social Security office.

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Directions to the Council Bluffs, 51501 Office

Take I-80 To The 24th St Exit. Go North On 24th St To Mid America Drive. Go West On Mid America Drive To Arena Way. We Are Located Just North Of The Bass Pro Shop.

Reviews for the Council Bluffs, 51501 Office

2 Reviews on “Social Security Office in Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501”

  • Melanie Bruck
    3 years ago

    why? why does it take over an hour to reach SS? and then when you do reach someone, you are told you have called the wrong department? why? SO FRUSTRATED!

  • Becky Meyers
    3 years ago

    Gaurd isn’t very friendly but is professional staff at windows have always been very nice and very helpful place is clean inside some days in and out other days longer waiting hard to get ahold of anyone over phone because always very long time on hold usually over an hour sometimes to be told I needed to call different number

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Council Bluffs Social Security Offices in Iowa

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