716 Area Code

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New York map showing location of area code 716 within the state

716 Phone Number


New York



Major City:


The 716 area code is in New York, United States.

Area code 716 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers western New York and serves Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Amherst

Nearby counties:

New York's 716 area code serves the following counties: Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany, and Wyoming

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 585 - Rochester

Area Code 226/519/548 - London

Area Code 289/365/742/905 - Hamilton

Area Code 582/814 - Erie

History of 716

Area Code

The New York 716 area code was introduced in 1947 for western New York

Things To Do Near

Area Code 716

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 716 area code (Buffalo County).

Things to do in Buffalo, New York tend to includes Niagara Falls, Buffalo City Hall, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex (Buffalo) and much more.

Niagara Falls

Experience the awe-inspiring Niagara Falls. Take boat tours like Maid of the Mist, explore nearby parks, and witness the natural wonder.

Buffalo City Hall

Visit Buffalo City Hall for panoramic views of the city from the observation deck. Learn about Buffalo's history and architecture.

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex (Buffalo)

Explore the architectural masterpiece designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Take guided tours to appreciate the Prairie-style design and art glass.


in Buffalo

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 716 are:

University at Buffalo

Buffalo State College

Canisius College

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 716 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 716 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 716 New York phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 716 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘New York’ 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 New York local area codes?

You can find the New York local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 716 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 716 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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