940 Area Code

Get a Denton, Texas phone number

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Texas map showing location of area code 940 within the state

940 Phone Number





Major City:


The 940 area code is in Texas, United States.

Area code 940 is in the Central time zone (UTC -6).

This area code covers northern Texas and serves Denton, Wichita Falls, and Flower Mound

Nearby counties:

Texas's 940 area code serves the following counties: Denton, Wichita, Grayson, Parker, Wise, and Collin

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 254 - Killeen

Area Code 325 - Abilene

Area Code 580 - Lawton

Area Code 806 - Lubbock

Area Code 214/469/945/972 - Dallas

Area Code 405/572 - Oklahoma City

Area Code 430/903 - Tyler

Area Code 539/918 - Tulsa

Area Code 682/817 - Fort Worth

History of 940

Area Code

The Texas 940 area code was introduced in 1997 for northern Texas

Things To Do Near

Area Code 940

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 940 area code (Denton County).

Things to do in Denton, Texas tend to includes Denton's Historic Downtown Square, Ray Roberts Lake State Park, Texas Motor Speedway (Fort Worth) and much more.

Denton's Historic Downtown Square

Explore the historic downtown square in Denton, known for its vibrant arts scene, shops, and live music venues.

Ray Roberts Lake State Park

Enjoy outdoor activities at Ray Roberts Lake State Park, including boating, fishing, and hiking.

Texas Motor Speedway (Fort Worth)

Experience high-speed racing events and entertainment at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.


in Denton

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 940 are:

University of North Texas

Midwestern State University

Texas Woman's University

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 940 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 940 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 940 Texas phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 940 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Texas’ 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 Texas local area codes?

You can find the Texas local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 940 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 940 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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