Area Code 608 History:
Area code 608 was put into service. Area code 608 was created from a split of area codes 414 and 715.
Counties in Wisconsin within area code 608 include:
Adams County, Buffalo County, Columbia County, Crawford County, Dane County, Grant County, Green County, Iowa County, Jackson County, Juneau County, La Crosse County, Lafayette County, Marquette County, Monroe County, Richland County, Rock County, Sauk County, Trempealeau County, and Vernon County.
Major cities or places in Wisconsin within area code 608 include:
Area code 608 serves southwestern Wisconsin including the larger cities and communities of Beloit, Fitchburg, Janesville, La Crosse, Madison, and Sun Prairie in addition to many smaller communities within the area code 608 service area.