216 Area Code

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Ohio map showing location of area code 216 within the state

216 Phone Number





Major City:


The 216 area code is in Ohio, United States.

Area code 216 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers northeastern Ohio and serves Cleveland, Akron, and Lorain

Nearby counties:

Ohio's 216 area code serves the following counties: Cuyahoga, Summit, Lorain, Medina, Lake, and Geauga

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 440 - Parma

Area Code 234/330 - Akron

History of 216

Area Code

The Ohio 216 area code was introduced in 1947 for northeastern Ohio

Things To Do Near

Area Code 216

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 216 area code (Cleveland County).

Things to do in Cleveland, Ohio tend to includes Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Cleveland), Cleveland Museum of Art, West Side Market (Cleveland) and much more.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Cleveland)

Explore the iconic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, showcasing the history of rock music with exhibits, memorabilia, and interactive displays.

Cleveland Museum of Art

Visit the Cleveland Museum of Art, known for its diverse collection spanning thousands of years and featuring works from different cultures and periods.

West Side Market (Cleveland)

Experience the vibrant atmosphere of the West Side Market, one of the oldest public markets in the country, offering a variety of fresh produce, meats, and prepared foods.


in Cleveland

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 216 are:

Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland State University

University of Akron

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 216 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 216 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 216 Ohio phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 216 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Ohio’ 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 Ohio local area codes?

You can find the Ohio local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 216 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 216 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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