Area Code 740

Area Code 740 is in Ohio

Other Ohio Area Codes
216, 234, 330, 419, 440, 513, 567, 614, 740, 937

Ohio Area Code Overlays
(330 and 234) - (419 and 567)


Area Code 740 History:

12/06/1997
Area code 740 was put into service. Area code 740 was created from a split of area code 614.

Area code 220 has been approved by Public Utilities Commission of Ohio as an overlay of area code 740, with an implementation date of April 22, 2015.

Counties in Ohio within area code 740 include:

Athens County, Belmont County, Carroll County, Coshocton County, Delaware County, Fairfield County, Fayette County, Gallia County, Guernsey County, Harrison County, Hocking County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Knox County, Lawrence County, Licking County, Madison County, Marion County, Meigs County, Monroe County, Morgan County, Muskingum County, Noble County, Perry County, Pickaway County, Pike County, Ross County, Scioto County, Tuscarawas County, Union County, Vinton County, Washington County, and Wyandot County.

Major cities or places in Ohio within area code 740 include:

Area code 740 serves central and southeastern Ohio including the larger cities and communities of Athens, Chillicothe, Delaware, Lancaster, Marion, Mount Vernon, Newark, Portsmouth, Washington Court House and Zanesville in addition to many smaller communities within the area code 740 service area.

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