859 Area Code

Get a Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky phone number

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Kentucky map showing location of area code 859 within the state

859 Phone Number





Major City:


The 859 area code is in Kentucky, United States.

Area code 859 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers northern Kentucky and serves Lexington, Covington, and Florence

Nearby counties:

Kentucky's 859 area code serves the following counties: Fayette, Kenton, Boone, Campbell, Madison, and Jessamine

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 502 - Louisville

Area Code 513 - Cincinnati

Area Code 606 - Ashland

Area Code 270/364 - Bowling Green

Area Code 326/937 - Dayton

Area Code 812/930 - Evansville

History of 859

Area Code

The Kentucky 859 area code was introduced in 1999 for northern Kentucky

Things To Do Near

Area Code 859

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 859 area code (Lexington-Fayette County).

Things to do in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky tend to includes Horse Country, The Mary Todd Lincoln House, Keeneland Race Course and much more.

Horse Country

In Lexington, Horse Country offers tours of renowned horse farms, equine clinics, and other equine-related facilities. Visitors can get up close to thoroughbred horses, learn about their care, and experience the equestrian culture.

The Mary Todd Lincoln House

Located in Lexington, the childhood home of Mary Todd Lincoln is now a museum. It provides insights into the life of the wife of President Abraham Lincoln and offers guided tours of the historic house.

Keeneland Race Course

A historic thoroughbred racetrack in Lexington, Keeneland is known for its beautiful grounds and iconic bluegrass setting. Visitors can attend horse races during the racing season and explore the Keeneland Museum.


in Lexington-Fayette

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 859 are:

University of Kentucky

Transylvania University

Northern Kentucky University

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

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To buy and sell goods

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Frequently asked questions about local numbers

Can I buy a local 859 Kentucky phone number?

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What are the other Kentucky local area codes?

You can find the Kentucky local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 859 number to Phoner?

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