309 Area Code

Get a Peoria, Illinois phone number

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Illinois map showing location of area code 309 within the state

309 Phone Number





Major City:


The 309 area code is in Illinois, United States.

Area code 309 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers central Illinois and serves Peoria, Bloomington, and Normal.

Nearby counties:

Illinois's 309 area code serves the following counties: Peoria, McLean, Tazewell, Knox, Woodford, and LaSalle

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 319 - Cedar Rapids

Area Code 563 - Davenport

Area Code 573 - Columbia

Area Code 217/447 - Springfield

Area Code 331/630 - Aurora

Area Code 779/815 - Rockford

History of 309

Area Code

The Illinois 309 area code was introduced in 1957 for central Illinois

Things To Do Near

Area Code 309

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 309 area code (Peoria County).

Things to do in Peoria, Illinois tend to includes Peoria Riverfront Museum, Wildlife Prairie Park, Grandview Drive and much more.

Peoria Riverfront Museum

Visit the Peoria Riverfront Museum, offering a blend of art, history, and science exhibits.

Wildlife Prairie Park

Explore Wildlife Prairie Park, a wildlife sanctuary and nature reserve.

Grandview Drive

Take a scenic drive along Grandview Drive, known as the "World's Most Beautiful Drive."


in Peoria

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 309 are:

Bradley University

Illinois State University

Illinois Wesleyan University

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 309 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 309 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 309 Illinois phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 309 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Illinois’ 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 Illinois local area codes?

You can find the Illinois local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 309 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 309 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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