865 Area Code

Get a Knoxville, Tennessee phone number

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Tennessee map showing location of area code 865 within the state

865 Phone Number





Major City:


The 865 area code is in Tennessee, United States.

Area code 865 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers eastern Tennessee and serves Knoxville, Maryville, and Oak Ridge

Nearby counties:

Tennessee's 865 area code serves the following counties: Knox, Blount, Anderson, Sevier, Loudon, and Roane

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 276 - Bristol

Area Code 423 - Chattanooga

Area Code 828 - Asheville

Area Code 931 - Clarksville

Area Code 270/364 - Bowling Green

History of 865

Area Code

The Tennessee 865 area code was introduced in 1999 for eastern Tennessee

Things To Do Near

Area Code 865

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 865 area code (Knoxville County).

Things to do in Knoxville, Tennessee tend to includes Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Market Square (Knoxville), University of Tennessee Gardens (Knoxville) and much more.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Discover the beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, known for its hiking trails, wildlife, and stunning mountain vistas.

Market Square (Knoxville)

Explore Market Square in downtown Knoxville, featuring shops, restaurants, and cultural events.

University of Tennessee Gardens (Knoxville)

Visit the University of Tennessee Gardens in Knoxville, showcasing a variety of plants, flowers, and landscapes.


in Knoxville

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 865 are:

University of Tennessee

Maryville College

Pellissippi State Community College

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 865 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 865 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 865 Tennessee phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 865 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Tennessee’ 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 Tennessee local area codes?

You can find the Tennessee local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 865 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 865 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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