Brewster, MA an area code overlay in which area codes 508 and 774 serve the same geographic area. The area code overlay which is in use in today was established in 2001 at which time area code 774 was created as an overlay of area code 508. Area code 508 was originally established in 1988. Ten digit dialing (area code + seven digit number) is necessary because two different homes in the same geographic area can have the same seven digit phone number but each would have a different area code.
In addition to Brewster, MA area codes 508 and 774 serve the larger communities of Barnstable, Brockton, Dartmouth, Easton, Fall River, Framingham, Franklin, Marlborough, Milford, New Bedford, Plymouth, Taunton and Worcester, as well as, many smaller communities in southeastern Massachusetts.
Brewster, MA is located in Barnstable County and observes the Eastern Time Zone. View our Times by Area Code tool.