970 Area Code

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Colorado map showing location of area code 970 within the state

970 Phone Number





Major City:

Fort Collins

The 970 area code is in Colorado, United States.

Area code 970 is in the Mountain time zone (UTC -7).

This area code covers north and west Colorado and includes Fort Collins, Grand Junction, Montrose, Durango, and Glenwood Springs.

Nearby counties:

Colorado's 970 area code serves portions of 31 counties, with the largest being Larimer County, Weld County, Mesa County, Garfield County, Eagle County, Montrose County, and several others.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 307 - Wyoming

Area Code 308 - Grand Island

Area Code 435 - St. George

Area Code 505 - Albuquerque

Area Code 575 - Las Cruces

Area Code 580 - Lawton

Area Code 719 - Colorado Springs

Area Code 785 - Topeka

Area Code 928 - Yuma

Area Code 303/720/983 - Denver

Area Code 402/531 - Omaha

History of 970

Area Code

The Colorado area code 970 was introduced on April 2, 1995, from the original 303 code.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 970

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 970 area code (Fort Collins County).

Things to do in Fort Collins, Colorado tend to includes Old Town Fort Collins, New Belgium Brewing Company, Fort Collins Museum of Discovery and much more.

Old Town Fort Collins

This historic district is the heart of the city, featuring well-preserved 19th-century buildings, boutique shops, restaurants, and art galleries.

New Belgium Brewing Company

Take a brewery tour at New Belgium, one of the largest craft breweries in the United States, known for its sustainable practices and innovative beers.

Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

This museum offers interactive exhibits on science, history, and culture, including a digital dome theater and hands-on activities.


in Fort Collins

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 970 are:

Colorado Mesa University

Colorado Mountain College

Colorado State University

Franklin University

University of Northern Colorado

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 970 number with Phoner?

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For business

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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 970 Colorado phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 970 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Colorado’ 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 Colorado local area codes?

You can find the Colorado local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 970 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 970 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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