Cressona, PA is currently using two area codes which are area codes 570 and 272. Area code 272 was implemented as an overlay of area code 570 on October 21, 2013. Area Code 570 was created from a split of area code 717 in 1998.
In addition to Cressona, PA area codes 570 and 272 serve much of northeastern Pennsylvania including the larger cities and communities of Danville, Hazleton, Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, and Williamsport in addition to many smaller communities within the area code 570 service area.
Cressona, PA is located in Schuylkill County and observes the Eastern Time Zone. View our Times by Area Code tool.