301 Area Code

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Maryland map showing location of area code 301 within the state

301 Phone Number





Major City:


The 301 area code is in Maryland, United States.

Area code 301 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers western Maryland and serves Frederick, Hagerstown, and Gaithersburg.

Nearby counties:

Maryland's 301 area code serves the same counties as the 240 area code: Montgomery, Prince George's, Frederick, Carroll, Howard, and Washington, D.C.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 434 - Lynchburg

Area Code 724 - New Castle

Area Code 804 - Richmond

Area Code 878 - Pittsburgh

Area Code 202/771 - District of Columbia

Area Code 223/717 - Lancaster

Area Code 304/681 - West Virginia

Area Code 410/443/667 - Baltimore

Area Code 484/610/835 - Allentown

Area Code 540/826 - Roanoke

Area Code 571/703 - Arlington

Area Code 582/814 - Erie

Area Code 757/948 - Virginia Beach

History of 301

Area Code

The Maryland 301 area code was introduced in 1947 for western Maryland

Things To Do Near

Area Code 301

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 301 area code (Germantown County).

Things to do in Germantown, Maryland tend to includes Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, National Harbor, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center and much more.

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

Stretching along the Potomac River, this park preserves the historic C&O Canal and offers hiking and biking trails. It's a scenic destination with opportunities for outdoor recreation.

National Harbor

Located along the Potomac River, National Harbor is a waterfront development with shops, restaurants, and entertainment. The area also features attractions like the Capital Wheel and MGM National Harbor casino.

NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center

In Greenbelt, the Goddard Visitor Center provides insights into space exploration and NASA's missions. Visitors can explore exhibits, attend events, and learn about scientific discoveries.


in Germantown

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 301 are:

Hood College

Mount St. Mary's University

University of Maryland

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 301 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 301 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 301 Maryland phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 301 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Maryland’ 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 Maryland local area codes?

You can find the Maryland local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 301 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 301 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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