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779 Phone Number
The 779 area code is in Illinois, United States.
Area code 779 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).
This area code covers northwestern Illinois and serves Rockford, DeKalb, and Freeport
Illinois's 779 area code serves the following counties: Winnebago, DeKalb, McHenry, Ogle, Stephenson, and Lee
Other nearby area codes includes:
Area Code 219 - Hammond
Area Code 262 - Kenosha
Area Code 309 - Peoria
Area Code 312 - Chicago
Area Code 563 - Davenport
Area Code 608 - Madison
Area Code 765 - Muncie
Area Code 773 - Chicago
Area Code 872 - Chicago
Area Code 217/447 - Springfield
Area Code 224/847 - Elgin
Area Code 331/630 - Aurora
Area Code 464/708 - Cicero
History of 779
The Illinois 779 area code was introduced in 2008 for northwestern Illinois
Things To Do Near
There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 779 area code (Rockford County).
Things to do in Rockford, Illinois tend to includes Starved Rock State Park, Anderson Japanese Gardens, Illinois Railway Museum and much more.
Starved Rock State Park
Hike through the scenic canyons and waterfalls of Starved Rock State Park.
Anderson Japanese Gardens
Experience the tranquility of Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford.
Illinois Railway Museum
Visit the Illinois Railway Museum, the largest railway museum in the United States.
Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 779 are:
Northern Illinois University
Rock Valley College
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Can I buy a local 779 Illinois phone number?
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What are the other Illinois local area codes?
You can find the Illinois local area codes here.
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