601 Area Code

State: Mississippi

Major City: Jackson

  • Admission to Statehood:
    December 10, 1817 (20th State)
  • Constitution:
    Mississippi's Constitution , 20th State
  • Nickname:
    Magnolia State
  • Population (2013):
    2,991,207; Rank: 31 of 50 | Population Quick Facts
  • Area:
    • Area: 48,434 sq.mi (125,444 sq.km.), 32nd
    • Land: 46,914 sq.mi. (121,507 sq.km.), 31st
    • Water: 1,520 sq.mi. (3,937 sq.km.), 25th
    • Coastline: 44 mi. (71 km.), 18th
    • Shoreline: 359 mi. (578 km.), 22nd

Area Code 601

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
601 (601) 200- Landline Jackson Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 02/13/2002
601 (601) 201- Wireless Jackson New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 08/20/2000
601 (601) 202- Landline Bolton Sbc Internet Services 01/07/2010
601 (601) 203- Landline Jackson Centurylink Communications LLC 08/14/2013
601 (601) 204- Unknown Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 09/01/2004
601 (601) 206- Landline Jackson Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 01/25/1998
601 (601) 207- Landline Meridian Alec 06/12/2008
601 (601) 208- Landline Jackson Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 10/25/2002
601 (601) 209- Wireless Jackson New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 01/14/2000
601 (601) 210- Wireless Natchez Anserphone Of Natchez DBA Metro Comm Svcs 01/25/1998
601 (601) 212- Wireless Jackson Powertel Memphis Licenses 07/22/1999
601 (601) 213- Landline Jackson Telcove Operations 12/08/2005
601 (601) 214- Wireless Jackson New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 07/22/1999
601 (601) 215- Wireless Picayune Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 10/11/1997
601 (601) 216- Landline Mount Olive Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 217- Landline Brandon Dixienet Communications 06/13/2000
601 (601) 218- Wireless Vicksburg Cellular South 01/14/2000
601 (601) 219- Landline Centreville Telepak Networks 06/02/2003
601 (601) 220- Unknown Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 09/01/2004
601 (601) 222- Landline Tylertown Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 10/15/1996
601 (601) 223- Landline Natchez Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 224- Landline Hazlehurst Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 225- Landline Crosby Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 02/04/1994
601 (601) 226- Landline Quitman Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 227- Wireless Meridian Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/30/2001
601 (601) 228- Wireless Magee Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 12/04/2003
601 (601) 229- Landline Picayune Telepak Networks 10/09/2001
601 (601) 230- Landline Laurel Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 231- Landline Mendenhall Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 232- Landline Union Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 233- Landline Mccomb Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 234- Landline Raleigh Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 235- Landline Purvis Deltacom 03/03/2001
601 (601) 236- Landline Meridian Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 237- Landline Quitman Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 238- Wireless Jackson Sprint Spectrum L.p. 03/03/2001
601 (601) 239- Landline Tylertown Dixienet Communications 03/03/2001
601 (601) 240- Landline Poplarville Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 241- Landline Raleigh Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 242- Landline Purvis Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 243- Landline Sumrall Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 244- Landline Lumberton Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 245- Landline Collins Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 246- Landline Mc Lain Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 247- Landline Lucedale Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 248- Wireless Mccomb Cellular South 01/10/1996
601 (601) 249- Landline Mccomb Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 02/04/1994
601 (601) 250- Landline Mccomb Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 01/10/1996
601 (601) 251- Landline Picayune Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
601 (601) 252- Landline Taylorsville Megagate Broadband 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 200-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 02/13/2002
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 201-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 08/20/2000
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 202-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bolton
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 01/07/2010
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 203-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Centurylink Communications LLC
Introduced: 08/14/2013
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 204-
Usage: Unknown
Primary City:
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 09/01/2004
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 206-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 01/25/1998
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 207-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Meridian
Carrier: Alec
Introduced: 06/12/2008
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 208-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 10/25/2002
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 209-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 01/14/2000
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 210-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Natchez
Carrier: Anserphone Of Natchez DBA Metro Comm Svcs
Introduced: 01/25/1998
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 212-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Powertel Memphis Licenses
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Telcove Operations
Introduced: 12/08/2005
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 214-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 215-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Picayune
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 10/11/1997
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 216-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mount Olive
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 217-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Brandon
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 218-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Vicksburg
Carrier: Cellular South
Introduced: 01/14/2000
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 219-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Centreville
Carrier: Telepak Networks
Introduced: 06/02/2003
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 220-
Usage: Unknown
Primary City:
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 09/01/2004
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 222-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Tylertown
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Natchez
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 224-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Hazlehurst
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 225-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Crosby
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 226-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quitman
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 227-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Meridian
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 228-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Magee
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 12/04/2003
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 229-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Picayune
Carrier: Telepak Networks
Introduced: 10/09/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 230-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Laurel
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mendenhall
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 232-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Union
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mccomb
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Raleigh
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Purvis
Carrier: Deltacom
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Meridian
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 237-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Quitman
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 238-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Jackson
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 239-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Tylertown
Carrier: Dixienet Communications
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 240-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Poplarville
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Raleigh
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 242-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Purvis
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Sumrall
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lumberton
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Collins
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mc Lain
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lucedale
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 248-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Mccomb
Carrier: Cellular South
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 249-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mccomb
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 02/04/1994
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 250-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mccomb
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 251-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Picayune
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 601
Prefix: (601) 252-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Taylorsville
Carrier: Megagate Broadband
Introduced: 03/03/2001