406 Area Code

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Montana map showing location of area code 406 within the state

406 Phone Number





Major City:


The 406 area code is in Montana, United States.

Area code 406 is in the Mountain time zone (UTC -7).

This area code serves the entire state of Montana.

Nearby counties:

Montana's 406 area code provides coverage for all 50 counties in the state. The largest counties are Yellowstone, Missoula, Flathead, Gallatin, Cascade, and Lewis And Clark Counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 250 - Kelowna

Area Code 307 - Wyoming

Area Code 403 - Calgary

Area Code 605 - South Dakota

Area Code 701 - North Dakota

Area Code 208/986 - Idaho

Area Code 236/672/778 - Vancouver

Area Code 306/474/639 - Saskatchewan

Area Code 368/587/825 - Calgary

History of 406

Area Code

The Montana area code 406 is one of the original 86 area codes created by AT&T and the Bell System in 1947 when the North American Numbering Plan was designed. It still serves the entire state of Montana.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 406

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 406 area code (Montana County).

Things to do in Montana, Montana tend to includes Glacier National Park, Yellowstone National Park (Montana Section), Big Sky Resort and much more.

Glacier National Park

Known as the "Crown of the Continent," this park offers breathtaking scenery, pristine lakes, hiking trails, and opportunities to spot wildlife like grizzly bears and mountain goats.

Yellowstone National Park (Montana Section)

While most of Yellowstone is in Wyoming, a portion extends into Montana. Visitors can explore geothermal features like the Mammoth Hot Springs and Lamar Valley's wildlife.

Big Sky Resort

A premier ski resort in the winter, Big Sky offers year-round outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain biking, and zip-lining.


in Montana

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 406 are:

Montana State University

University of Great Falls

University of Montana

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 406 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 406 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 406 Montana phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 406 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Montana’ 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 Montana local area codes?

You can find the Montana local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 406 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 406 number to Phoner. We are working on an automated process, for now please email our support team so they can manually port your number.

Why Use Phoner

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