949 Area Code

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California map showing location of area code 949 within the state

949 Phone Number





Major City:


The 949 area code is in California, United States.

Area code 949 is in the Pacific time zone (UTC -8).

This area code includes Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Lake Forest, San Clemente, and Laguna Niguel on the west coast of the state.

Nearby counties:

California's 949 area code serves portions of Orange and San Diego Counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 562 - Long Beach

Area Code 951 - Riverside

Area Code 442/760 - Oceanside

Area Code 657/714 - Anaheim

History of 949

Area Code

The California area code 949 was established on April 18, 1998. It was split from area code 714.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 949

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 949 area code (Irvine County).

Things to do in Irvine, California tend to includes Laguna Beach, Fashion Island (Newport Beach), Irvine Spectrum Center and much more.

Laguna Beach

Enjoy the scenic beauty of Laguna Beach, known for its coastal landscapes, art galleries, and sandy shores. Explore tide pools, art festivals, and outdoor activities.

Fashion Island (Newport Beach)

Shop and dine at Fashion Island, a popular outdoor shopping center in Newport Beach. The complex features a mix of upscale stores, restaurants, and entertainment options.

Irvine Spectrum Center

Experience entertainment and shopping at Irvine Spectrum Center. The outdoor mall offers a range of shops, dining options, and attractions like the Giant Wheel.


in Irvine

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 949 are:

University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Chapman University

Saddleback College

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 949 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 949 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 949 California phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 949 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘California’ 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 California local area codes?

You can find the California local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 949 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 949 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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