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Best case scenario? 50% of the I-485 Interview take place within 10.5 months of their filing.
Worst case scenario? 93% of the I-485 interview take place within 25 months of their filing.
Last 12 Months
Form I-485 Processing Times for selected USCIS Field Offices
|Atlanta||8.5||27||Low: 8 / 14.5 months; High: 17 / 29.5 months|
|Brooklyn NY||16||35||Low: 16 / 20.5 months; High: 22 / 35 months|
|Chicago||7.5||25.5||Low: 7 / 14 months; High: 23.5 / 38.5 months|
|Dallas||12||24||Low: 12 / 19 months; High: 21 / 28.5 months|
|Houston||13.5||28.5||Low: 13.5 / 21.5 months; High: 23 / 34 months|
|New York||20||34||Low: 16.5 / 21.5 months; High: 29.5 / 38 months|
|Newark NJ||12||29.5||Low: 16.5 / 21.5 months; High: 29.5 / 38 months|
|Oakland Park FL||10||23.5||Low: 10 / 22 months; High: 23 / 34.5 months|
|Queens NY||14||21||Low: 7 / 17.5 months; High: 20.5 / 28.5 months|
|San Francisco||18||25||Low: 15 / 19 months; High: 20.5 / 35.5 months|
Be in the know of what the latest NVC and Visa Bulletin news means for your timeline. We predict the milestones you and your loved ones care about the most about, from I-130 approval, to the Welcome & Interview letters, and your Priority Date becoming ‘current’.
How long to Green Card, Family Preferences - Consular Processing
|F1||Sep 1, 2025||After 2037||Dec 1, 2029|
|F2A||Jun 1, 2021||Jun 1, 2021||May 1, 2021|
|F2B||Nov 1, 2024||After 2037||Jan 1, 2031|
|F3||Apr 1, 2030||After 2037||Jan 1, 2037|
|F4||Dec 1, 2034||After 2037||May 1, 2036|
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