217 Area Code

State: Illinois

Major City: Springfield

  • Admission to Statehood:
    December 3, 1818 (21st State)
  • Constitution:
    Illinois's Constitution , 21st State
  • Nickname:
    Prairie State
  • Population (2013):
    12,882,135; Rank: 5 of 50 | Population Quick Facts

Area:

  • Area: 57,918 sq.mi (150,007 sq.km.), 25th
  • Land: 55,593 sq.mi. (143,985 sq.km.), 24th
  • Water: 2,325 sq.mi. (6,022 sq.km.), 20th
  • Great Lakes: 2,546 sq.mi. (6,594 sq.km.),tied for 5th

Area Code 217

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
217 (217) 200- Landline Carlinville Teleport Communications America 03/13/2014
217 (217) 201- Wireless Decatur Sprint Spectrum L.p. 01/25/1998
217 (217) 202- Wireless Champaign Sprint Spectrum L.p. 08/20/2000
217 (217) 203- Landline Buffalo Sbc Internet Services 12/06/2010
217 (217) 204- Landline Jacksonville Mci Worldcom Communications 05/02/2004
217 (217) 205- Landline Mattoon Consolidated Communications Enterprise Services-il 02/27/2013
217 (217) 206- Landline Springfield Ameritech Illinois 10/11/1997
217 (217) 207- Landline Champaign Sbc Internet Services 10/21/2011
217 (217) 208- Wireless Charleston Sprint Spectrum L.p. 01/25/1998
217 (217) 209- Landline Quincy Comcast Phone Of Illinois DBA Comco 05/04/2011
217 (217) 210- Landline Springfield Peerless Network Of Illinois 06/14/2011
217 (217) 212- Landline Fithian Sbc Internet Services 12/06/2010
217 (217) 213- Landline Danville Ameritech Illinois 06/30/2001
217 (217) 214- Landline Quincy Adams Telsystems 09/06/2001
217 (217) 215- Landline Rantoul Level 3 Communications 10/14/2004
217 (217) 216- Wireless Rushville Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 09/02/2003
217 (217) 218- Wireless Charleston Cellular Properties 08/26/2004
217 (217) 219- Wireless Carthage Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 09/02/2003
217 (217) 220- Wireless Springfield T-mobile Usa 06/30/2001
217 (217) 221- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 222- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 223- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 224- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 225- Landline Versailles Frontier North 02/04/1994
217 (217) 226- Landline Assumption Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 227- Landline Farmersville Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 228- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 229- Landline Raymond Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 230- Landline Edinburg Mediacom Telephony Of Illinois 05/08/2006
217 (217) 231- Landline Quincy Ameritech Illinois 07/04/1995
217 (217) 232- Wireless Mattoon Cellular Properties 02/04/1994
217 (217) 233- Landline Decatur Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il 07/01/1996
217 (217) 234- Landline Mattoon Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 235- Landline Mattoon Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 236- Landline Griggsville Frontier North 02/04/1994
217 (217) 237- Landline Bulpitt Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 02/04/1994
217 (217) 238- Landline Mattoon Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. 07/04/1995
217 (217) 239- Landline Champaign Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il 07/01/1996
217 (217) 240- Wireless Effingham Sprint Spectrum L.p. 08/20/2000
217 (217) 241- Landline Springfield Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il 07/01/1996
217 (217) 242- Wireless Quincy United States Cellular Corp. - Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 243- Landline Jacksonville Frontier North 02/04/1994
217 (217) 244- Landline Champaign Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 245- Landline Jacksonville Frontier North 02/04/1994
217 (217) 246- Wireless Mattoon Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 01/10/1996
217 (217) 247- Landline Ridge Farm Ameritech Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 248- Wireless Jacksonville United States Cellular Corp. - Illinois 02/04/1994
217 (217) 249- Wireless Champaign Illinois Valley Cellular Rsa 2-i Partnership 02/04/1994
217 (217) 251- Wireless Paris Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 02/04/1994
217 (217) 252- Wireless Springfield American Messaging (am) 10/13/1999
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 200-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Carlinville
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 03/13/2014
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 201-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Decatur
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 01/25/1998
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 202-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Champaign
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 08/20/2000
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 203-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Buffalo
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 12/06/2010
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 204-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jacksonville
Carrier: Mci Worldcom Communications
Introduced: 05/02/2004
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 205-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Consolidated Communications Enterprise Services-il
Introduced: 02/27/2013
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 206-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 10/11/1997
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 207-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Champaign
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 10/21/2011
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 208-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Charleston
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 01/25/1998
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 209-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Comcast Phone Of Illinois DBA Comco
Introduced: 05/04/2011
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 210-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: Peerless Network Of Illinois
Introduced: 06/14/2011
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 212-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Fithian
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 12/06/2010
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Danville
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 214-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Adams Telsystems
Introduced: 09/06/2001
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 215-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Rantoul
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 10/14/2004
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 216-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Rushville
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 09/02/2003
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 218-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Charleston
Carrier: Cellular Properties
Introduced: 08/26/2004
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 219-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Carthage
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 09/02/2003
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 220-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: T-mobile Usa
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 221-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 222-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 224-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 225-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Versailles
Carrier: Frontier North
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 226-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Assumption
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 227-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Farmersville
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 228-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 229-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Raymond
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 230-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Edinburg
Carrier: Mediacom Telephony Of Illinois
Introduced: 05/08/2006
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 07/04/1995
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 232-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Cellular Properties
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Decatur
Carrier: Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Griggsville
Carrier: Frontier North
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 237-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bulpitt
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 238-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co.
Introduced: 07/04/1995
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 239-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Champaign
Carrier: Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 240-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Effingham
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 08/20/2000
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: Mcleodusa Telecommunications Services- Il
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 242-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Quincy
Carrier: United States Cellular Corp. - Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jacksonville
Carrier: Frontier North
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Champaign
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jacksonville
Carrier: Frontier North
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 246-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Mattoon
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Ridge Farm
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 248-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jacksonville
Carrier: United States Cellular Corp. - Illinois
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 249-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Champaign
Carrier: Illinois Valley Cellular Rsa 2-i Partnership
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 251-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Paris
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 217
Prefix: (217) 252-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: American Messaging (am)
Introduced: 10/13/1999