980 Area Code

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North Carolina map showing location of area code 980 within the state

980 Phone Number


North Carolina



Major City:


The 980 area code is in North Carolina, United States.

Area code 980 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code is an overlay for the 704 area code

Nearby counties:

North Carolina's 980 area code serves the following counties: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Union, Cabarrus, Iredell, and Rowan

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 423 - Chattanooga

Area Code 828 - Asheville

Area Code 864 - Greenville

Area Code 336/743 - Greensboro

Area Code 472/910 - Fayetteville

Area Code 706/762 - Augusta

Area Code 803/839 - Columbia

Area Code 843/854 - Charleston

History of 980

Area Code

The 980 area code was introduced in 2001 as an overlay for the 704 area code

Things To Do Near

Area Code 980

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 980 area code (Charlotte County).

Things to do in Charlotte, North Carolina tend to includes Discovery Place Science (Charlotte), Freedom Park (Charlotte), Levine Museum of the New South (Charlotte) and much more.

Discovery Place Science (Charlotte)

Engage in interactive exhibits and experiments at Discovery Place Science in Charlotte. The museum focuses on hands-on learning and exploration of science and technology.

Freedom Park (Charlotte)

Enjoy outdoor recreation at Freedom Park. The park features walking trails, sports facilities, and scenic areas for picnics and relaxation.

Levine Museum of the New South (Charlotte)

Learn about the history of the American South at the Levine Museum of the New South. Explore exhibits and programs that focus on the post-Civil War era to the present.


in Charlotte

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 980 are:

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Davidson College

Queens University of Charlotte

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 980 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 980 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 980 North Carolina phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 980 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘North Carolina’ 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 North Carolina local area codes?

You can find the North Carolina local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 980 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 980 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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