480 Area Code

Get a Mesa, Arizona phone number

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Arizona map showing location of area code 480 within the state

480 Phone Number





Major City:


The 480 area code is in Arizona, United States.

Area code 480 is in the Mountain time zone (UTC -7).

This AZ area code covers the Maricopa and Pinal counties, as well as the metropolitan areas of Phoenix, Scottsdale, Chandler, and Mesa.

Nearby counties:

Arizona's 480 area code serves the entirety of Mesa, Chandler, Scottsdale, Gilbert, San Tan Valley Counties and other surrounding counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 520 - Tucson

Area Code 602 - Phoenix

Area Code 623 - Phoenix

Area Code 928 - Yuma

History of 480

Area Code

The Arizona area code 480 is one of the original 86 area codes created in 1947 by AT&T and the Bell System when the North American Numbering Plan (NANP) was established. Originally 205 covered the whole state of Alabama but was split in 1995 when area code 334 was introduced to the state. Once again in 1998 the NANP introduced area code 256 to cover more of the state. Area code 659 was created in 2019 as an overlay to 205 to support the continued growth in the region.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 480

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 480 area code (Mesa County).

Things to do in Mesa, Arizona tend to includes Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale's Museum of the West, Taliesin West and much more.

Old Town Scottsdale

This historic district is the heart of the city, offering a mix of shops, galleries, restaurants, and nightlife. It's a great place to explore and experience the local culture.

Scottsdale's Museum of the West

This museum celebrates the art, history, and culture of the American West with exhibits featuring Western art, artifacts, and Native American history.

Taliesin West

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright's winter home and studio, Taliesin West offers guided tours that provide insight into his innovative architecture and design principles.


in Mesa

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 480 are:

Arizona State University

Central Arizona College

Northern Arizona University

This is not an exhaustive list, there are additional schools that may not be included

Why do people sign up for a virtual 480 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 480 virtual US phone numbers for a number of reasons.

For business

To be seen as local vendors - local numbers are more trustworthy than out-of-state phone numbers

For marketing purpose

So customers can remember their numbers easily or to be seen as local vendors as local numbers are more trustworthy than out-of-state phone numbers


To give online dating matches a 2nd phone number until they’ve gone on a date and trust each other

To buy and sell goods

For Craigslist, Facebook, eBay purchases or sales so that people don’t have your personal information and don’t bother you after the sale or purchase has been made

Nearby Codes

Frequently asked questions about local numbers

Can I buy a local 480 Arizona phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 480 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Arizona’ as the state. Once you have chosen an area code you can choose a number of your choice. Once you have selected a number to make calls or send texts you can subscribe and enjoy a 3 day free trial.

What are the other Arizona local area codes?

You can find the Arizona local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 480 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 480 number to Phoner. We are working on an automated process, for now please email our support team so they can manually port your number.

Why Use Phoner

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