520 Area Code

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Arizona map showing location of area code 520 within the state

520 Phone Number





Major City:


The 520 area code is in Arizona, United States.

Area code 520 is in the Mountain time zone (UTC -7).

This area code covers the southern section of Arizona and includes Tuscon, Tombstone, Willcox.

Nearby counties:

Arizona's 520 area code serves Pima, Cochise, Santa Cruz, and Pinal Counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 480 - Mesa

Area Code 575 - Las Cruces

Area Code 602 - Phoenix

Area Code 623 - Phoenix

Area Code 928 - Yuma

History of 520

Area Code

The Arizona area code 520 was a new area code in March of 1995 when the originally 602 area code couldn't handle the growth in the state. Area code 520 was introduced to the state and was split off of 602. 520 was to cover the the entire state outside of the Phoenix metropolitan area. Since then area code 928 has been added, making 520 the area code for the southeast portion of the state.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 520

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 520 area code (Tucson County).

Things to do in Tucson, Arizona tend to includes Saguaro National Park, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Kitt Peak National Observatory and much more.

Saguaro National Park

Tucson is surrounded by Saguaro cacti, and this park, divided into two districts (East and West), offers excellent hiking trails, scenic drives, and opportunities to see these iconic cacti up close.

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

This living museum combines a zoo, botanical garden, and natural history museum, showcasing the diverse plant and animal life of the Sonoran Desert.

Kitt Peak National Observatory

Located about an hour outside of Tucson, this observatory offers guided tours and opportunities for stargazing and learning about the cosmos.


in Tucson

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 520 are:

Arizona Western College

Cochise College

Magellan Univerysity

University of Arizona

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 520 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 520 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 520 Arizona phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 520 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 520 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 520 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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