Area Code 382
Area Code 382 is in Ontario
(289 and 365 and 742 and 905) - (416 and 437 and 647)
(226 and 519 and 548) - (343 and 613 and 753) - (249 and 683 and 705)
Area Code 382 History:
Area code 382 was put into service as a distributed overlay covering existing area codes 226, 519 and 548.
Ten digit dialing (area code + seven digit number) is necessary in the 382/226/519/548 overlay because different homes in the same geographic area can have the same seven digit phone number but each would have a different area code.
Major cities or places in Ontario within area code 382 include:
Area code 382 along with area codes 226, 519 and 548 covers most of southwest Ontario including the larger communities of Brantford, Cambridge, Chatham, Clinton, Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo, Leamington, London, Orangeville, Owen Sound, Sarnia, Stratford, Windsor and Woodstock in addition to many smaller communities within the service area.