How much registered medical marijuana patients pay at dispensaries in North Dakota is determined by a number of factors including location and product type. Medical cannabis prices will also be determined by the strain and quality of the cannabis used in the final products. For example, the average price of 1 ounce of high quality marijuana in North Dakota is $384. The same quantity of medium quality marijuana costs $330 on average in the state.
No. North Dakota dispensaries are unlikely to accept credit cards from their customers. With banks and credit card companies deferring to the federal classification of marijuana as a Schedule I controlled substance, they are quick to block transactions relating to the transfer of marijuana. Patients in North Dakota can pay for their medical marijuana orders with cash. Some dispensaries also accept debit cards.
Yes. North Dakota levies a 5% sales tax on medical marijuana. The state’s law also laws municipalities to charge local taxes on medical marijuana sales.
As of 2024, recreational marijuana is still illegal in the State of North Dakota.
North Dakota does not have a state-run compassionate program offering lower medical marijuana prices to certain disadvantaged groups of patients such as veterans. The state also does not allow patients to cultivate marijuana at home for personal use. However, North Dakotans can still save on the cost of medical marijuana through dispensary-run sales and discounts, and loyalty programs.
Other ways to spend less on medical marijuana are comparing prices at different dispensaries, switching to longer-lasting marijuana forms such as edibles, and ordering larger amounts of medical marijuana at a time, up to maximum allowed in the state.