218 Area Code

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Minnesota map showing location of area code 218 within the state

218 Phone Number





Major City:


The 218 area code is in Minnesota, United States.

Area code 218 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers northern Minnesota and serves Duluth, Bemidji, and Brainerd

Nearby counties:

Minnesota's 218 area code serves the following counties: St. Louis, Beltrami, Crow Wing, Itasca, Cass, and Hubbard

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 320 - St. Cloud

Area Code 605 - South Dakota

Area Code 701 - North Dakota

Area Code 807 - Kenora

Area Code 906 - Marquette

Area Code 204/431/584 - Manitoba

Area Code 534/715 - Eau Claire

History of 218

Area Code

The Minnesota 218 area code was introduced in 1947 for northern Minnesota

Things To Do Near

Area Code 218

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 218 area code (Duluth County).

Things to do in Duluth, Minnesota tend to includes Voyageurs National Park, Glensheen Mansion, North Shore Scenic Drive and much more.

Voyageurs National Park

Explore the waterways and scenic landscapes of Voyageurs National Park, known for its interconnected lakes, forests, and diverse wildlife. Enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, and stargazing in this pristine natural setting.

Glensheen Mansion

Located in Duluth, the Glensheen Mansion is a historic estate overlooking Lake Superior. Take a guided tour of the mansion to learn about its architecture, the Congdon family, and the mansion's intriguing history.

North Shore Scenic Drive

Drive along the North Shore of Lake Superior on Highway 61, taking in breathtaking views of the lake, waterfalls, and cliffs. Stop at charming towns like Two Harbors and Grand Marais along the way.


in Duluth

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 218 are:

University of Minnesota Duluth

Bemidji State University

Central Lakes College

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 218 number with Phoner?

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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 218 Minnesota phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 218 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Minnesota’ 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 Minnesota local area codes?

You can find the Minnesota local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 218 number to Phoner?

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