Memphis, TN is currently using one area code which is area code 901. Area Code 901 was the original area code assigned to cover the entire state of Tennessee in 1947.
In addition to Memphis, TN area code 901 serves the southwest corner of Tennessee including Memphis, the largest city in Tennessee, and its surrounding suburbs within the Memphis Metropolitian area including the larger cities and communities of Bartlett, Collierville, Covington, Germantown, Memphis, and Somerville in addition to many smaller communities within the service area.
Memphis, TN is located in Shelby County and observes the Central Time Zone.
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