618 Area Code

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Illinois map showing location of area code 618 within the state

618 Phone Number





Major City:


The 618 area code is in Illinois, United States.

Area code 618 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers southern Illinois and serves Belleville, East St. Louis, and O'Fallon

Nearby counties:

Illinois's 618 area code serves the following counties: St. Clair, Madison, Alexander, Franklin, Jackson, and Williamson

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 573 - Columbia

Area Code 636 - O'Fallon

Area Code 765 - Muncie

Area Code 217/447 - Springfield

Area Code 270/364 - Bowling Green

Area Code 314/557 - St. Louis

Area Code 812/930 - Evansville

History of 618

Area Code

The Illinois 618 area code was introduced in 1954 for southern Illinois

Things To Do Near

Area Code 618

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 618 area code (Belleville County).

Things to do in Belleville, Illinois tend to includes Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, Shawnee National Forest, Eckert's Orchard and much more.

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

Explore Cahokia Mounds, the remains of an ancient Native American city.

Shawnee National Forest

Discover the natural beauty of Shawnee National Forest. Hike through scenic trails and visit Garden of the Gods.

Eckert's Orchard

Visit Eckert's Orchard in Belleville for a delightful orchard experience.


in Belleville

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 618 are:

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

McKendree University

Southwestern Illinois College

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

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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 618 Illinois phone number?

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What are the other Illinois local area codes?

You can find the Illinois local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 618 number to Phoner?

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