206 Area Code

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Washington map showing location of area code 206 within the state

206 Phone Number





Major City:


The 206 area code is in Washington, United States.

Area code 206 is in the Pacific time zone (UTC -8).

This area code serves Seattle and the nearby areas.

Nearby counties:

Washington's 206 area code serves two counties: King and Kitsap Counties.

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 253 - Tacoma

Area Code 425 - Bellevue

Area Code 360/564 - Vancouver

History of 206

Area Code

The Washington area code 206 is one of the original 86 area codes created in 1947 and originally served the entire state.

Things To Do Near

Area Code 206

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 206 area code (Seattle County).

Things to do in Seattle, Washington tend to includes Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Chihuly Garden and Glass and much more.

Space Needle

An iconic symbol of Seattle, offering panoramic views of the city and surrounding mountains from its observation deck.

Pike Place Market

One of the oldest continuously operated public farmers' markets in the United States, known for its fresh produce, artisanal products, and the famous fish toss.

Chihuly Garden and Glass

An immersive museum showcasing the breathtaking glass art of Dale Chihuly, set against a backdrop of gardens and sculptures.


in Seattle

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 206 are:

Antioch University

Everest College

Golden Gate University

Seattle Pacific University

Seattle University

University of Washington

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

Why do people sign up for a virtual 206 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 206 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 206 Washington phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 206 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘Washington’ 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 Washington local area codes?

You can find the Washington local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 206 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 206 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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