231 Area Code

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Michigan map showing location of area code 231 within the state

231 Phone Number





Major City:


The 231 area code is in Michigan, United States.

Area code 231 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers northwestern Michigan and serves Traverse City, Muskegon, and Cadillac

Nearby counties:

Michigan's 231 area code serves the following counties: Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Benzie, Wexford, Missaukee, and Manistee

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 616 - Grand Rapids

Area Code 906 - Marquette

Area Code 249/683/705 - Sudbury

History of 231

Area Code

The Michigan 231 area code was introduced in 1999 for northwestern Michigan

Things To Do Near

Area Code 231

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 231 area code (Muskegon County).

Things to do in Muskegon, Michigan tend to includes Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Traverse City Wine Country, Charlevoix Mushroom Houses and much more.

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Explore the stunning landscapes of Sleeping Bear Dunes, including vast sand dunes, pristine beaches, and hiking trails. The Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive offers panoramic views of Lake Michigan.

Traverse City Wine Country

Traverse City is known for its wineries and vineyards. Take a wine tour and taste locally produced wines while enjoying the picturesque scenery of the Grand Traverse Bay.

Charlevoix Mushroom Houses

Visit the unique Mushroom Houses designed by architect Earl Young in Charlevoix. These whimsical stone structures have a fairy-tale-like quality and are a distinctive feature of the town.


in Muskegon

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 231 are:

Northwestern Michigan College

Baker College - Cadillac

Muskegon Community 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 231 Michigan phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 231 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Michigan’ 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 Michigan local area codes?

You can find the Michigan local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 231 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 231 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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