List of Massachusetts area codes

As of March 2010, Massachusetts is split into two main regional calling areas. Eastern Massachusetts is considered as area codes: 339, 351, 508, 617, 774, 781, 857, and 978. Western Massachusetts is considered as area code 413. Area codes 339, 351, 774, and 857 are used on mobile lines; none or few landlines use them. Cell phones also use 508, 617, and 781 frequently.

Code Created Region
339 2001Saugus, Norwood, Waltham, Woburn, east central Massachusetts, and other Boston suburbs along Route 128, overlays with 781
351 2001Fitchburg, Peabody, and northeastern Massachusetts, overlays with 978
413 1947Pittsfield, Springfield, Holyoke, Greenfield, and western Massachusetts
508 1988Worcester, New Bedford, and southeastern Massachusetts, overlays with 774
617 1947Boston, Cambridge, east central Massachusetts, and close-in Boston suburbs, overlays with 857
774 2001Worcester and southeastern Massachusetts, overlays with 508
781 1997Saugus, Norwood, Waltham, Woburn, east central Massachusetts, and other Boston suburbs along Route 128, overlays with 339
857 2001Boston, Cambridge, east central Massachusetts, and close-in Boston suburbs, overlays with 617
978 1997Fitchburg, Peabody, and northeastern Massachusetts, overlays with 351

This is a list of area codes in Massachusetts:

See also

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