479 Area Code

Get a Fort Smith, Arkansas phone number

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Arkansas map showing location of area code 479 within the state

479 Phone Number





Major City:

Fort Smith

The 479 area code is in Arkansas, United States.

Area code 479 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This AR area code covers the northwest portion of the state and includes Fort Smith, Springdale, Rogers, and Fayetteville.

Nearby counties:

Arkansas' 479 area code serves the following counties: Benton County, Washington County, Sebastian County, Crawford County, and other nearby counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 417 - Springfield

Area Code 501 - Little Rock

Area Code 573 - Columbia

Area Code 580 - Lawton

Area Code 870 - Jonesboro

Area Code 539/918 - Tulsa

History of 479

Area Code

The Arkansas area code 479 was created on January 19, 2002 in a split from area code 501 (the original Arkansas area code). 479 is now one of three area codes in the state.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 479

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 479 area code (Fort Smith County).

Things to do in Fort Smith, Arkansas tend to includes Fort Smith National Historic Site, Miss Laura's Visitor Center, Belle Grove Historic District and much more.

Fort Smith National Historic Site

This historic site includes the original 1817 fort, Judge Parker's historic courtroom, and exhibits detailing the history of law and order in the Wild West era.

Miss Laura's Visitor Center

Housed in a former bordello, this visitor center provides information about the area's history and attractions, including guided tours of the historic district.

Belle Grove Historic District

This district is known for its well-preserved 19th-century architecture, including Victorian homes and buildings.

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People sign up for 479 virtual US phone numbers for a number of reasons.

For business

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For marketing purpose

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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 479 Arkansas phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 479 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Arkansas’ 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 Arkansas local area codes?

You can find the Arkansas local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 479 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 479 number to Phoner. We are working on an automated process, for now please email our support team so they can manually port your number.

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