612 Area Code

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Minnesota map showing location of area code 612 within the state

612 Phone Number





Major City:


The 612 area code is in Minnesota, United States.

Area code 612 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers central Minnesota and serves Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington

Nearby counties:

Minnesota's 612 area code serves the following counties: Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota, Anoka, Washington, and Carver

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 320 - St. Cloud

Area Code 507 - Rochester

Area Code 651 - St. Paul

Area Code 763 - Brooklyn Park

Area Code 952 - Bloomington

History of 612

Area Code

The Minnesota 612 area code was introduced in 1947 for central Minnesota

Things To Do Near

Area Code 612

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 612 area code (Minneapolis County).

Things to do in Minneapolis, Minnesota tend to includes Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA), Walker Art Center, Stone Arch Bridge and much more.

Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA)

Explore a diverse collection of art at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. The museum features works from different cultures and time periods, including paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts.

Walker Art Center

Visit the Walker Art Center, a contemporary art museum in Minneapolis. Experience modern and contemporary art through rotating exhibitions, film screenings, and performances.

Stone Arch Bridge

Walk or bike across the iconic Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis. Enjoy panoramic views of the city skyline, the Mississippi River, and St. Anthony Falls.


in Minneapolis

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 612 are:

University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Augsburg University

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 612 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 612 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 612 Minnesota phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 612 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 612 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 612 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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