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North Dakota State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

North Dakota ranks 21st in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$97,856.12 paid in 2012.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 40%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $1.20 $1.20 $1.20
Local $0.75 $0.75 $0.75

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.08/min 0.08/min 0.08/min
Local 0.05/min 0.05/min 0.05/min

Phone service providers


Rates current as of May 2017.

Kickback information is from FY2012.

Data current as of 2012-2013

Historical Data for North Dakota

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data