256 Area Code

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Obtain several local and vanity phone numbers with the 256 phone area code for personal and business use from anywhere. Customize your company phone numbers with 256 local phone numbers to enjoy many advantages:

Establish a local presence in northern and some eastern Alabama.
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Area Code 256 Location: Where is 256 Area Code Coming From?

Area code 256 is located in northeastern Alabama region covering the major city Huntsville, AL and some other cities like Madison, Athens, Oxford, and Decatur. It encapsulates 23 counties: Morgan, Madison, DeKalb, Lauderdale, Marshall, Etowah, Calhoun, Cullman, Talladega, Limestone.

The table on the side illustrates the top locations served or covered by area code 256 in the state of Alabama.

City/Town County TimeZone
Huntsville, AL Madison, Limestone, Morgan Central
Decatur, AL Morgan, Limestone Central
Madison, AL Madison, Limestone Central
Florence, AL Lauderdale Central
Gadsden, AL Etowah Central
Anniston, AL Calhoun Central
Athens, AL Limestone Central
Albertville, AL Marshall Central
Oxford, AL Calhoun, Talladega, Cleburne Central
Talladega, AL Talladega Central
Alexander City, AL Tallapoosa Central
Cullman, AL Cullman Central
Scottsboro, AL Jackson Central
Hartselle, AL Morgan Central
Fort Payne, AL DeKalb Central
Muscle Shoals, AL Colbert Central
Muscle Shoals, AL Colbert Central
Sylacauga, AL Talladega Central
Jacksonville, AL Calhoun Central
Saks, AL Calhoun Central
Russellville, AL Franklin Central
Rainbow City, AL Etowah Central
Boaz, AL Marshall, Etowah Central
Sheffield, AL Colbert Central
Tuscumbia, AL Colbert Central
Southside, AL Etowah Central
Guntersville, AL Marshall Central
Arab, AL Marshall Central
Attalla, AL Etowah Central
Meridianville, AL Madison Central
Moores Mill, AL Madison Central
Harvest, AL Madison Central
Childersburg, AL Talladega Central
Glencoe, AL Etowah, Calhoun Central
Rainsville, AL DeKalb Central
Piedmont, AL Calhoun Central
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How to buy an area code 256 phone number?

To buy a 256 area code Wisconsin number, sign up with KrispCall; go to Settings > My Number > Add New Number > Select USA > Advanced Filter > Enter 256 and match to the first part of the number > Click Search. Then choose your 256 phone code number, make payment & start making & receiving calls and texts after the number activation.

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256 Area Code History – Where Does a 256 Area Code Originate?

256 area code is a telephone area code in the NANP that serves Huntsville, Alabama. On March 23, 1998, area code 205 was divided to form area code 256. Through September 28, 1998, the use of 205 during a permissive dialing period that gave time to reprogrammed computers, mobile phones, pagers, and fax machines was permitted.
The first all-services overlay area code in Alabama, 938, was set to be added to the 256 area code region in 2011, according to a statement made by the Alabama Public Service Commission in March 2009. In 2010, area code 938 took effect and is now an overlay to area code 256.

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With 256 area code Alabama, you’ll have everything you need to establish a local footprint in the north and some eastern parts of Alabama
and equip your business with cutting-edge communication tools. Profit from the neighborhood markets while providing top-notch customer support.

Establish a local presence in Alabama:
Wherever your business is situated, you can establish a local identity with 256 area code Alabama. Becoming a part of their community will enable you to serve them better than your rivals.
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Use vanity numbers with the 256 area code Alabama to increase call acceptance rates in your local market. Offer exceptional customer service to boost sales and ensure better worker efficiency and productivity.
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