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704 Area Code: Location, Time Zone and Phone Lookup

704 Area Code Location, Time Zone & Map

  • State:North Carolina
  • Timezone:Eastern
  • Current Time:

Major Cities in 704 Area Code
  • Charlotte
  • Concord
  • Gastonia
  • Huntersville
  • Kannapolis
  • Salisbury
  • Indian Trail
  • Monroe
  • Mooresville
  • Matthews

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The 704 area code is used by phone numbers from city of Charlotte, Concord, and Gastonia in the state of North Carolina. As one of the 269 US cellphone area codes, the 704 phone code includes nearly 736,558 phone numebrs and covers almost 686,108 people.

704 Area Code: History & Time Zone

The 704 area code is one of North Carolina's original three area codes and covers the Charlotte metropolitan area. The 704 area code was created in 1957 as one of North Carolina's original three area codes. At the time, the 704 area code covered all of Mecklenburg County and the eastern half of Gaston County. In 1990, the 704 area code was split, and the western half of Gaston County was assigned to the new 828 area code. In 1996, the 704 area code was split again, and the eastern half of Mecklenburg County was assigned to the new 980 area code. The 704 area code is currently in the North Carolina telephone numbering plan area (NPA) Numbering plan area (NPA) and is in the Central Time Zone. The 704 area code is also assigned to the following counties: Cabarrus, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, and Mecklenburg.

Cities Served by Area Code 704

Area code 704 serves Charlotte, Concord, Gastonia, Huntersville, Kannapolis, Matthews, Mint Hill, Monroe, and Pineville in North Carolina. It was created on July 1, 1999, and was the first area code in the state to be split since the introduction of area code 919 in 1984.The 704 area code covers a population of over 2.5 million people and over 2,000 businesses. It is a diverse area that includes rural, suburban, and urban communities. Major cities and towns in the 704 area code include Charlotte, Concord, Gastonia, Huntersville, Kannapolis, Matthews, Monroe, and Pineville.

If you are looking for a city to do business in or live in, the 704 area code is a great place to start. It has a wide range of communities and businesses to choose from, and it is growing rapidly. Contact your local telephone provider to see if you are in the 704 area code.

Toll Charges for 704 Area Code Phone Numbers

Just a few weeks ago, the 704 area code phone numbers were assigned to new customers. If you're one of the new customers with a 704 area code phone number, you may be wondering what the toll charges are.The good news is that there are no toll charges for calls made within the 704 area code. This includes local calls and calls to other 704 area code phone numbers.

However, calls made to numbers outside of the 704 area code will be charged at the standard long-distance rates. These rates vary depending on the phone carrier, but typically range from 10 cents to 50 cents per minute.

So if you're new to the 704 area code, be sure to let your friends and family know that calls to your number are free!

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