North Dakota Lottery Numbers
While the North Dakota Lottery does not currently offer any in-state games, it does sell tickets for popular interstate lottery games. Simply click on a quick link to view the latest results, including winning numbers and prize breakdowns, of a specific game.
Current lottery games include: Powerball - Mega Millions - Lotto America - 2 by 2 Numbers.
Unusual among U.S. lotteries in that it does not offer in-state games of any kind, the North Dakota Lottery is a great place to play interstate lottery games like Powerball and Mega Millions.
Buying North Dakota Lottery Tickets
Playing North Dakota Lottery Games
The North Dakota Lottery only offers multi-state lottery games to its players as per Section 25 of Article XI of the state's Constitution. This includes the following games:
Instant win games, also known as "scratch-offs" or "scratchcards", are not sold by the North Dakota Lottery.
Claiming North Dakota Lottery Prizes
If you win a North Dakota Lottery prize, you will have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim your prize. Once that deadline has passed, the Lottery will allocate the winnings to the state's General Fund.
Prizes worth $599 or less can be redeemed at any North Dakota Lottery retailer. Prizes worth $600 or more need to be claimed at the North Dakota Lottery offices in Bismarck or by mail. Make sure that you complete a claim form!
Any prize worth $5,000 or more will be subject to a federal withholding tax of 25 percent as well as a state tax of 3.22 percent.
History of the North Dakota Lottery
The North Dakota Lottery was established in 2004 after voters approved an amendment to the North Dakota Constitution, allowing the Peace Garden State to "join a multi-state lottery for the benefit of North Dakota". Powerball tickets went on sale in 2004 and Mega Millions tickets became available in January 2010.
To date, North Dakota Lottery players have picked up more than $81 million in cash prizes. Out of every dollar raised in ticket sales, 26 cents is allocated to the state's General Fund, which amassed an average daily balance of $3.2 billion during the 2014 fiscal year. If you're living in North Dakota, it really does pay to play the lottery!
You must be at least 18 years old if you want to buy North Dakota Lottery tickets.
The only way to win lottery prizes in North Dakota is to buy tickets for the games they offer. You simply can't win a prize for a lottery you haven't entered, no matter what anyone tells you. Visit the scams page to learn more about how to protect yourself from lottery scammers.