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  (area)code
code is one of the first systems to use sms and the ubiquitous mobile phone to locate information in specific places.
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www.areacode.org.uk   (209 words)

  
 NANPA : Number Resources - NPA (Area) Codes
The area served by the NANP is divided into smaller Numbering Plan Areas (NPAs), each identified by a three-digit NPA code, commonly called an area code.
Initially, the middle digit of an area code had to be "0" or "1".
Two blocks of 10 codes each have been set aside by the INC for unanticipated purposes where it may be important to have a full range of 10 contiguous codes available.
www.nanpa.com /area_codes   (386 words)

  
  LincMad's 2005 Area Code Map
Area code 815 in Illinois will overlay on 2007-03-17; activation dates for the other three new overlays in the state have not yet been announced.
Area codes that have not yet taken effect are shown with a green line and the area code in parentheses.
Area code 407 in Florida performed a Double-Back-Somersault Reverse Concentrated Overlay with a Twist in which the "Space Coast" changed to only area code 321, while the Orlando area became an overlay of 407 and 321.
www.lincmad.com /areacodemap.html   (1060 words)

  
  Telephone numbering plan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Sweden, the area codes are -- excluding the leading '0' -- one, two or three digits long, with larger towns and cities having shorter area codes permitting a larger number of telephone numbers in the eight to ten digits used.
In the United Kingdom, area codes are — including the leading '0' which is dropped when calling UK numbers from overseas — three, four, five or six digits long, with larger towns and cities having shorter area codes permitting a larger number of telephone numbers in the ten or eleven digits used.
N11 codes (such as 411, 611, and 911) are not eligible to be used as area codes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Area_code   (6094 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Area code   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Most area codes in The Republic of Peru (Spanish: Perú; Quechua, Aymara: Piruw) is a country in western South America, bordering with Ecuador and Colombia to the north, Brazil to the east, Bolivia to the east, south-east and south, Chile to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
United Kingdom, area codes are — including the leading '0' which is dropped when calling UK numbers from overseas — three, four, or five digits long, with larger towns and cities having shorter area codes permitting a larger number of telephone numbers in the eleven digits used.
Codes 8xx (excluding 811 and 899) with the last two digits matching, such as 800, 888, 877, 866, etc., are reserved for A toll-free telephone number (or Freephone number in the UK) is a special telephone number, in which the calling party is not charged for the call by the telephone operator.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Area-code   (13178 words)

  
 Area code 818 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 818 telephone area code consists largely of the San Fernando Valley, in the greater Los Angeles area.
After the standardization of American telephone area codes, the entire Los Angeles metropolitan area had fallen within the 213 area code.
(Note the similarity to New York City's 212 and Washington, DC's 202 area codes.) Because the population and phone usage of the LA metropolitan area greatly increased during the 1980s and 1990s, the 213 area code was split into several new area codes, including the 818 and 310 area codes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Area_code_818   (239 words)

  
 INTRODUCTION
Codes are assigned for both the place of origin and current location of peoples who are in an area other than their permanent homeland, including travelers, temporary residents, aliens, and foreign students.
Codes are assigned for the location of individual named entities, including corporate bodies, buildings and structures, roads, waterways, railroads, monuments, camps, parks, gardens, etc. For government agencies, codes are assigned for the jurisdictions the agencies serve.
In this case, the code for the annexed entity is discontinued, and the annexed entity is assigned the code for the annexing entity.
www.loc.gov /marc/geoareas   (2096 words)

  
 Area Codes: Frequently Asked Questions and Fact Sheet
Area codes may be added either by a geographic split or by an overlay.
Area code changes are inconvenient for both residential and business customers, so it is important to make the numbers in each area code last as long as possible.
The area code tells the network the geographic area in which the called party lives, and the exchange indicates the particular switch, within that area code, to which the call should be routed.
www.fcc.gov /Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Factsheets/areacode.html   (1527 words)

  
 Area Codes
The city of Livonia is area code 734, but surrounding areas that use Livonia as a mailing address are located in the 248 and 313 area codes.
Area code 917 is predominantly cellulars and pagers in New York City.
The introduction of area code 832, in the form of an overlay, officially erased the 713 and 281 area codes.
www.geocities.com /SouthBeach/Marina/9505/areacode.html   (514 words)

  
 cbs2chicago.com - Area Code Change Coming For Much Of Northern Ill.
People living in the 815 area code will now have to dial "1," the area code, and the seven-digit phone number for every call they make.
Some other counties south of the Chicago area are also part of the 815 area.
The Illinois Commerce Commission has assigned a second area code to the 815 region because they are running out of numbers.
cbs2chicago.com /northsuburbanbureau/local_story_047093518.html   (255 words)

  
 Area code listings by state, in alphabetical order.
Area code listings by state, in alphabetical order.
Below is a listing of all the area codes for each state.
To get the cities that are included in each area code, simply click on the state's name.
www.allareacodes.com /area_code_listings_by_state.htm   (265 words)

  
 United States Zip-Area-Airport Codes Lookup
This code, known as a ZIP code (Zoning Improvement Plan) is used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) to expedite sorting and delivery of mail.
The northeast New England area is represented by zero, and progressively increases westward achieving the final increment of nine along the west coast and includes several Pacific islands.
The first ZIP codes for an SCF may be given to the main or largest town, and to some extent may be assigned alphabetically.
area-zip-codes.org   (282 words)

  
 Area Code Listing, by Number
The cities listed with each area code are the major cities for that area code; this originated as the city in which the switch computer for that area code is located, but is no longer the case.
W Tennessee: outside Memphis metro area (split from 901, perm 2/12/01, mand 9/17/01)
SE Ohio (rural areas outside Columbus; split from 614)
www.bennetyee.org /ucsd-pages/area.html   (3148 words)

  
 Hazardous Area Installation management - safety compliance costs.
Hazardous Areas are typically found in large facilities like chemical processing plants, oil production platforms, tank farms, refineries, storage tanks, ships, grain silos, warehouses and other similar areas, which have the risk of explosion or fire due to explosive mixtures of vapors or dusts.
One is the probability of a flammable, or explosive mixture being present in that area and secondly, the type of the material being present.
Faulty area classification and usage of non-hazardous area electrical equipment in hazardous areas is thought to have been the cause of the disaster.
www.bin95.com /Hazardous_Area_Installations.htm   (2430 words)

  
 Area code 914 - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
It is one of thirteen area codes which currently exist in the state.
Up until 2000, the 914 area code also served the counties of Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan, Delaware, Greene and Columbia in addition to Westchester.
However, due to the ever-growing popularity and commercialization of cell phones and internet dial-up connections, the area code was split on June 5, 2000 with Westchester retaining 914, and the remaining counties receiving the new area code of 845.
www.music.us /education/A/Area-code-914.htm   (306 words)

  
 043  Geographic Area Code     (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Contains the geographic area code, which is an aid to a subject approach to the item.
If the item deals with an area that is too specific to be represented by a code, assign the code for the next larger jurisdiction or area.
Assign a geographic area code if a subject heading assigned to the item has a geographic term in any form or position.
www.oclc.org /bibformats/en/0xx/043.shtm   (499 words)

  
 area code - a Whatis.com definition
In the North American telephone system, an area code is a three-digit code delineating a "toll" area in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
Area codes are distributed according to the North American Number Plan (NANP).
The area code is also referred to as a Number Plan Area or NPA.
whatis.techtarget.com /definition/0,,sid9_gci213509,00.html   (110 words)

  
 878 area code just isn't needed, for now   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Supposedly, the 878 was an absolute necessity as an "overlay" on top of the tired, old 412 area code, not to mention the somewhat trendier 724.
The AP reported more on such shunned area codes over the weekend, because the 878 is hardly alone.
Area codes, which first came into use in 1947, aren't feeling the same pressure they did during the telecommunications boom of the late 1990s, when 108 of today's 322 area codes were adopted.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/07023/756041-294.stm   (962 words)

  
 Area Code 809 Hoax
Not all phone numbers with 809 in the area code is part of this scam; most 809 numbers are legitimate, ordinary numbers.
The 809 area code is located in the British Virgin Islands (The Bahamas).
The 809 area code can be used as a "pay-per-call" number, similar to 900 numbers in the US.
www.trendmicro.com /vinfo/hoaxes/hoaxDetails.asp?HName=Area+Code+809+Hoax   (813 words)

  
 cbs2.com - Orange County May Get New Area Code   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Public Utilities Commission will hold meetings later this month to discuss adding the new area code in the neighborhoods now served by the 714 area code.
The proposed 657 area code would be Orange County's fourth.
State officials say the supply of 714 area code phone numbers will be exhausted sometime in 2008.
cbs2.com /topstories/local_story_004074437.html   (183 words)

  
 Telephone Prefix Location List
To find a prefix location in a specific area code, click on the area code to go to the search page for that area code.
If an area code has recently undergone a split you may not find the new area code's listings yet.
If that happens use the area code before the split occurred.
thedirectory.org /pref   (433 words)

  
 International Dialing Codes
The NDD is followed by the city/area code for the place you are calling (city/area codes, where applicable, can be viewed by following the link from the country name on the table below).
When dialing from outside the country, the NDD would not be used after dialing the country code; when dialing from within that country, the NDD would be used, but the country code would not.
The country code for all NANP countries is 1; the numbers that follow are used as area codes in the U.S. and Canada and function similarly in other NANP areas.
kropla.com /dialcode.htm   (512 words)

  
 North American Telephone NPA NXX Area Code and Prefix Location | AreaCodeWorld Gold Edition
Includes ZIP code, city name, alias city name, state code, phone area code, city type, county name, country FIPS, time zone, day light saving flag, latitude, longitude, county elevation MSA, PMSA, CBSA and Census 2000 data in United States.
Includes postal code, city name, province name, phone area code, timezone, daylight saving flag, latitude, longitude, population, total dwellings, elevation and street name in Canada.
Includes postal code, city name, colony name, state abbreviation, state name, latitude, longitude, area code, time zone and daylight saving flag in Mexico.
www.zipcodeworld.com /areacodegold.htm   (384 words)

  
 Area Code changes - the details!
North America has seen an explosion of new area codes over the last eight years, fueled by increased demand for numbers (modems, fax, wireless) and competition in local telephone service.
08/16/1997 - 04/04/1998 Area Code 330 : realignment from 216 in Ohio
05/19/2001 - 11/17/2001 Area Code 937 : realignment from area code 513 in Ohio
frodo.bruderhof.com /areacode   (2323 words)

  
 Telephone area codes with United States Area Codes, Canadian Area Codes -- Area Codes of North America   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Area codes for North America are confusing because area codes are added, merged and are overlayed frequently, making it difficult for a person to know by the area code dialed which state or region that area code represents, so ProDial maintains area codes reference pages that simplify finding an area code numerically or alphabetically.
Area Code MAPS cover all of the U.S.A. and Canada.
Here are all the "10-10" codes for all carriers.
www.prodial.com /codes1.html   (169 words)

  
 Area Code Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Note: This map is not drawn to scale and is only an approximation of LATA, area code, and county boundaries
If you still have questions about area codes or any other items pertaining to the PSC or our home page, please call us toll-free at 1-800-342-3552, or E-mail us at contact@psc.state.fl.us.
North American Numbering Plan Administration (NANPA) is responsible for the assignment of area codes and prefixes.
www.psc.state.fl.us /industry/telecomm/areacode/areacode.cfm   (106 words)

  
 JCS ZIP Code, Area Code, and City Search Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This function returns all zip codes and associated city information for a selected telephone area code.
The reply lists, in reverse date sequence, all the changing area codes by exchange for all of the splits affecting the entered area code
Jeopardy, in this context, indicates an area code which is in danger of running out of 3 digit assignable Exchange Codes.
www.jcsm.com /AreaFunc.asp   (413 words)

  
 Phone Search Locator   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The UK Telephone Code Locator takes telephone numbers, access/short codes, exchange names or the name of a location.
Details returned may include: information about where the area is, map location, BT charge information and nearby exchange names.
A full UK 'phone number, or just an area code, these must start with an '0'.
www.ukphoneinfo.com /section/tci/locator.shtml   (82 words)

  
 Area code split details - 809 to 268   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
All eight exchanges in Antigua and Barbuda will get a new area code effective immediately.
The new code, 268 (ANT), will be phased in over a 12-month permissive period.
EXCHANGE PREFIXES MOVING FROM AREA CODE 809 TO 268 ON APRIL 1, 1996 404 409 460 461 462 463 464 480 Permissive dialing period begins April 1, 1996.
frodo.bruderhof.com /areacode/ac268.htm   (82 words)

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