203 Area Code

Get a Bridgeport, Connecticut phone number

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Connecticut map showing location of area code 203 within the state

203 Phone Number





Major City:


The 203 area code is in Connecticut, United States.

Area code 203 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This CT area code covers the southwestern portion of the state and includes Bridgeport, Stamford, Waterbury, Norwalk, New Haven.

Nearby counties:

Connecticut's 203 area code serves portions of the following counties: Fairfield County, New Haven County, Litchfield County.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 845 - New City

Area Code 914 - Yonkers

Area Code 363/516 - Hempstead

Area Code 631/934 - Brentwood

Area Code 860/959 - Hartford

History of 203

Area Code

The Connecticut area code 203 is one of the original 86 area codes created in 1947 by AT&T and the Bell System. It originally served the entire state of Connecticut in 1995 as the population grew.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 203

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 203 area code (Bridgeport County).

Things to do in Bridgeport, Connecticut tend to includes The Barnum Museum, Beardsley Zoo, Seaside Park and much more.

The Barnum Museum

Dedicated to the life and legacy of P.T. Barnum, this museum showcases artifacts related to Barnum's career as a showman and entertainer.

Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, Beardsley Zoo is home to a variety of animals from around the world, making it a family-friendly destination.

Seaside Park

A scenic waterfront park with walking trails, a beach, and picnic areas, providing a relaxing setting for outdoor activities.


in Bridgeport

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 203 are:

Connecticut State

Fairfield University

University of Bridgeport

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 203 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 203 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 203 Connecticut phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 203 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Connecticut’ 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 Connecticut local area codes?

You can find the Connecticut local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 203 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 203 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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