573 Area Code

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Missouri map showing location of area code 573 within the state

573 Phone Number





Major City:


The 573 area code is in Missouri, United States.

Area code 573 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers central Missouri and serves Columbia, Jefferson City, and Cape Girardeau

Nearby counties:

Missouri's 573 area code serves the following counties: Boone, Cole, Cape Girardeau, Callaway, Miller, and Phelps

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 309 - Peoria

Area Code 417 - Springfield

Area Code 479 - Fort Smith

Area Code 618 - Belleville

Area Code 636 - O'Fallon

Area Code 660 - Sedalia

Area Code 731 - Jackson

Area Code 870 - Jonesboro

Area Code 217/447 - Springfield

Area Code 270/364 - Bowling Green

Area Code 314/557 - St. Louis

Area Code Top - 48 Counties in Area Code 573

History of 573

Area Code

The Missouri 573 area code was introduced in 1996 for central Missouri

Things To Do Near

Area Code 573

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 573 area code (Columbia County).

Things to do in Columbia, Missouri tend to includes Mark Twain National Forest, Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Missouri Botanical Garden and much more.

Mark Twain National Forest

Explore the vast Mark Twain National Forest, known for its scenic beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities. Hike, camp, fish, and enjoy the natural landscapes of this expansive forest.

Ha Ha Tonka State Park

Visit Ha Ha Tonka State Park near Camdenton, featuring castle ruins, natural bridges, and scenic overlooks. The park offers hiking trails and a chance to explore the historic remnants of a once grand estate.

Missouri Botanical Garden

Discover the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis, a beautiful oasis featuring themed gardens, rare plant collections, and educational programs. The Japanese Garden and Climatron are popular attractions.


in Columbia

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 573 are:

University of Missouri

Lincoln University

Columbia College

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 573 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 573 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 573 Missouri phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 573 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Missouri’ 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 Missouri local area codes?

You can find the Missouri local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 573 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 573 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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