North Dakota Lottery Results (ND)

Get the most recent results for all North Dakota Lottery Draws

North Dakota lottery results and winning numbers
  • latest 2 By 2 lottery result

    Latest 2 By 2 result:
    Saturday, May 25, 2024

    1. 10
    2. 25
    3. 01
    4. 09

    Next draw
    Sunday, May 26, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $22,000

  • latest Lotto America lottery result

    Latest Lotto America result:
    Saturday, May 25, 2024

    1. 12
    2. 17
    3. 27
    4. 29
    5. 40
    6. 10
    7. 02

    Next draw
    Monday, May 27, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $2,650,000

  • latest Lucky For Life lottery result

    Latest Lucky For Life result:
    Saturday, May 25, 2024

    1. 02
    2. 04
    3. 21
    4. 26
    5. 42
    6. 18

    Next draw
    Sunday, May 26, 2024

    Fixed jackpot

  • latest MEGA Millions lottery result

    Latest MEGA Millions result:
    Friday, May 24, 2024

    1. 46
    2. 54
    3. 56
    4. 67
    5. 70
    6. 16
    7. Megaplier: x3

    Next draw
    Tuesday, May 28, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $489,000,000

  • latest Powerball lottery result

    Latest Powerball result:
    Saturday, May 25, 2024

    1. 06
    2. 33
    3. 35
    4. 36
    5. 64
    6. 24
    7. Power Play: x3

    Next draw
    Monday, May 27, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $131,000,000

2024 STRATEGIES

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Games and Advanced Draws

The main lottery games you can play in North Dakota, click a link for results and more information.

GAME PRIZE NUMBER FORMAT ADVANCED DRAWS
2by2 Jackpot 2 red (from 1-26) + 2 white (from 1-26) up to 42
Lucky for Life Fixed 5 (from 1-48) + 1 (from 1-18) up to 9
Lotto America Jackpot 5 (from 1-52) + 1 (from 1-10) up to 9
Mega Millions Jackpot 5 (from 1-70) + 1 (from 1-25) up to 9
Powerball Jackpot 5 (from 1-69) + 1 (from 1-26) up to 9

Games Overview

ND 2by2

2by2

Players select two red numbers and two white numbers from a set. Each day two red and two white numbers are drawn, and players win prizes by matching numbers in various combinations.

ND Lucky for Life

Lucky for Life

Players select five numbers from one set and a Lucky Ball number from another set. The game's standout feature is the grand prize which consists of a set amount of money paid annually for life.

ND Lotto America

Lotto America

The game is known for its rolling jackpots which can grow significantly over time if no one wins. Players pick five numbers from one set and a Star Ball number from another set.

ND Mega Millions

Mega Millions

Famous for its enormous jackpots often reaching hundreds of millions of dollars, players select five numbers from one set and a Mega Ball number from another set with a view to matching as many as possible.

ND Powerball

Powerball

Powerball offers colossal jackpots that can reach staggering amounts. Players choose five white numbers and one red Powerball number with the potential for life-changing winnings.

Game Schedule Times

Never miss a draw again with all the North Dakota lottery draw times. Shown in local time and Sales Stop in ().

GAME SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
2by2 9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
9:30 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
Lucky for Life 9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
9:38 p.m.
(8:30 p.m.)
Lotto America   9:15 p.m.
(8:13 p.m.)
  9:15 p.m.
(8:13 p.m.)
    9:15 p.m.
(8:13 p.m.)
Mega Millions     10:00 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
    10:00 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
 
Powerball   9:59 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
  9:59 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)
    9:59 p.m.
(8:58 p.m.)

How to Buy North Dakota Lottery Tickets

Looking to play one of the many Lottery games North Dakota has to offer? Here are the latest ND Lottery ticket prices for each of the games:

GAME COST TO PLAY
2by2 $1
Lucky for Life $2
Lotto America $1
Mega Millions $2 (+$1 optional Megaplier)
Powerball $3

Remember: State law prevents under 18s from buying lottery tickets and making a claim for prizes.

How to Claim North Dakota Lottery Prizes

Claim up to $599

  • Method 1 – Present your ticket to a local authorized retailer to claim in person.
  • Method 2 – Complete the back of the ticket and mail it to the lottery headquarters address. Be sure to send it registered mail for safety.

Claim more than $599

  • Method 1 – Present your ticket in person at the Bismarck lottery office within the opening hours (it's advised to arrive at least 30mins before closing time).
  • Method 2 – Download or pickup a claim form, complete it and send along with your signed winning ticket via registered mail to the North Dakota Lottery claims office.

Claim Center & Claim Form

Download a claim form and a copy of a valid ID, then send to or visit:

North Dakota Lottery
PO Box 204
Bismarck, ND 58502-0204

Phone: +1 701 328 1574
Open: Mon - Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Web: www.lottery.nd.gov

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All North Dakota Claim Centers

Bismarck

North Dakota Lottery Headquarters
1050 East Interstate Avenue, Suite 200,
Bismarck, ND 58503

Open: Mon-Fri - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: +1 701 328 1574
Map: Location and Directions

Tips and Strategies

Looking for a few tips and strategies to enhance your lottery gameplay? We've compiled some top tips that can make your experience more enjoyable and possibly even more productive.

  1. Explore Games: Each different game brings unique odds and excitement.
  2. Odds Insight: Knowledge empowers you to make informed choices for better chances of success.
  3. Past Patterns: While outcomes are random, recognizing trends can refine your number selection strategy.
  4. Prize Structure: Understand the range of potential rewards beyond the coveted jackpot.
  5. Play for Fun, Not Necessity: View the lottery as entertainment not a source of income.
  6. Check the Ticket's Print Date: Ensure you're playing for the correct drawing.
  7. Use a Consistent Play Strategy: Whether you choose your own numbers or use Quick Picks be consistent.
  8. Know When to Stop: If you're on a losing streak take a break.
  9. Time Management: Maintain a healthy balance with your other commitments and leisure activities.
  10. Ticket Variety: Lower-priced tickets allow for extended entertainment without stretching your budget.
  11. Keep Old Tickets: They can be used for tax purposes if you have gambling losses to deduct.
  12. Trust Your Instincts: Sometimes a gut feeling can lead you to choose a winning combination.
  13. Stay Calm and Anonymous: If you win, consider staying anonymous to avoid unwanted attention.
  14. Budget: Determine an amount you're comfortable with and stick to it.

Recent North Dakota Lottery Winners' Stories

North Dakota allows all winners to remain anonymous, but you can see some of the many winners they have every single week across all games below. With prize amounts as big as these being won very regularly it should inspire you on your next game.

GAME STORE LOCATION PRIZE AMOUNT
Powerball North Dakota Lottery Pick & Click Bismarck $50,000
Powerball Cash Wise Foods #3012 Fargo $50,000
Mega Millions Enerbase North Hill Cenex Minot $30,000
Lotto America Family Fare Supermarket #115 Fargo $60,000
2by2 Shop N Fuel Enderlin $44,000
Lucky for Life R Family Market Elgin $25,000 a year for life
Powerball Superpumper #80246 Bismarck $150,000
Lucky for Life North Dakota Lottery Pick & Click Williston $25,000 a year for life
2by2 Simonson Station Store #13 Fargo $44,000
2by2 Petro Serve USA #066 West Fargo $44,000

Lottery Tax Guide

North Dakota has a very straightforward tax rate on lottery prizes which only applies to prizes over $5,000 regardless of your residency/citizenship status. After that both state and federal tax will be applied albeit at slightly different rates as exaplined below:

PRIZE/RESIDENCY STATE TAX FEDERAL TAX TOTAL TAX
More than $5,000
U.S. Citizens & Residents
2.9% 24% 26.9%
More than $5,000
Non-U.S. Citizens & Residents
2.9% 30% 32.9%

Federal Law dictates that the ND Lottery automatically reports any winnings of $600 or more to the IRS.

About North Dakota Lottery

Facts

  1. The primary mission of the North Dakota Lottery is to generate revenue for important causes within the state.
  2. The proceeds from lottery ticket sales in North Dakota are primarily directed toward supporting the state's education system.
  3. Lottery tickets are sold via authorized retailers throughout the state.
  4. The ND Lottery encourages responsible gaming practices providing resources for those seeking help with gambling-related issues.

History

The North Dakota Lottery has a relatively brief history compared to some other state lotteries:

  • 2002: Governor John Hoeven signed the legislation to create the lottery.
  • 2004: Held its first ticket sale on March 25. Scratch-off tickets were the first games introduced.
  • 2004: The lottery's first draw game "Wild Card 2" was launched in July.
  • 2006: "2by2" is introduced as another multi-state draw game.
  • 2012: North Dakota joins the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL).
  • 2015: Celebrates a significant milestone reaching $300 million in cumulative sales.
  • 2019: Marks its 15th anniversary reflecting on its contributions to the state's education fund.
  • Present: Today it continues to offer a variety of draw games, scratch-off tickets and multi-state games with proceeds supporting education and other state programs.

Charitable Contributions

Every lottery ticket purchased in North Dakota represents a contribution to worthy causes aimed at enhancing the lives of North Dakotans.

These funds are instrumental in bolstering the state's education initiatives, including scholarships and educational programs. They also contribute to essential community development projects, healthcare programs and initiatives.

Location

The North Dakota Lottery operates across the expansive and picturesque landscapes of the Peace Garden State. Nestled in the northern-central region of the United States North Dakota is known for its vast plains, rolling hills and the mighty Missouri River.

With its lottery games available at countless authorized retailers throughout the state, residents and visitors alike have easy access to the excitement of playing for prizes while enjoying North Dakota's natural beauty and warm, welcoming communities.

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