847 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 847

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
847 (847) 201- Landline Round Lake Broadwing Communications 02/27/1999
847 (847) 202- Landline Palatine Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 203- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 10/15/1996
847 (847) 204- Wireless Northbrook Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 01/10/1996
847 (847) 205- Landline Northbrook Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 206- Wireless Northbrook American Messaging (am) 04/23/2001
847 (847) 207- Wireless Park Ridge New Cingular Wireless PCS 07/01/1996
847 (847) 208- Wireless Lake Villa T-mobile Usa 03/13/2002
847 (847) 209- Wireless Hinsdale New Cingular Wireless PCS 07/01/1996
847 (847) 210- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 07/01/1996
847 (847) 212- Wireless Wheeling New Cingular Wireless PCS 01/10/1996
847 (847) 213- Landline Skokie Rcn Telecom Services Of Illinois 05/10/1999
847 (847) 214- Landline Elgin Ovation Communications Of Illinois 02/27/1999
847 (847) 215- Landline Wheeling Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 216- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 10/15/1996
847 (847) 217- Wireless Roselle New Cingular Wireless PCS 04/15/1996
847 (847) 218- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 10/15/1996
847 (847) 219- Wireless Lake Forest T-mobile Usa 02/20/2001
847 (847) 220- Wireless Roselle New Cingular Wireless PCS 04/15/1996
847 (847) 221- Landline Bensenville Mcimetro Access Transmission Services LLC 10/15/1996
847 (847) 222- Landline Arlington Hts Ameritech Illinois 10/15/1996
847 (847) 223- Landline Grayslake Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 224- Wireless Northbrook New Cingular Wireless PCS 02/22/2001
847 (847) 225- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 07/01/1996
847 (847) 226- Wireless Northbrook New Cingular Wireless PCS 10/13/1999
847 (847) 227- Landline Des Plaines Mci Worldcom Communications 01/10/1996
847 (847) 228- Landline Elk Grove Village Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 229- Landline Wheeling Ameritech Illinois 10/15/1996
847 (847) 230- Landline Oak Brook AT&T; Local 08/14/1998
847 (847) 231- Landline Grayslake Teleport Communications America 05/10/1999
847 (847) 232- Landline Park Ridge AT&T; Local 08/14/1998
847 (847) 233- Landline Schiller Park Ameritech Illinois 01/11/1997
847 (847) 234- Landline Lake Forest Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 235- Landline Lake Forest Teleport Communications America 10/15/1996
847 (847) 236- Landline Deerfield Ameritech Illinois 10/15/1996
847 (847) 237- Wireless Northbrook Usa Mobility Wireless 04/01/1997
847 (847) 238- Landline Elk Grove Village Ameritech Illinois 07/01/1996
847 (847) 239- Landline Northbrook Teleport Communications America 10/15/1996
847 (847) 240- Landline Schaumburg Ameritech Illinois 04/15/1996
847 (847) 241- Landline Palatine Ovation Communications Of Illinois 08/14/1998
847 (847) 242- Landline Glencoe Ameritech Illinois 11/20/1998
847 (847) 243- Landline Wheeling Ovation Communications Of Illinois 08/14/1998
847 (847) 244- Landline Waukegan Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 245- Landline Lake Villa Teleport Communications America 02/27/1999
847 (847) 246- Landline Zion Teleport Communications America 10/15/1996
847 (847) 247- Landline Libertyville Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 248- Landline Schaumburg Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 249- Landline Waukegan Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
847 (847) 250- Landline Itasca Ameritech Illinois 07/01/1996
847 (847) 251- Landline Wilmette Ameritech Illinois 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 201-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Round Lake
Carrier: Broadwing Communications
Introduced: 02/27/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 202-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Palatine
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 203-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 204-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 205-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 206-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: American Messaging (am)
Introduced: 04/23/2001
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 207-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Park Ridge
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 208-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lake Villa
Carrier: T-mobile Usa
Introduced: 03/13/2002
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 209-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Hinsdale
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 210-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 212-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Wheeling
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Skokie
Carrier: Rcn Telecom Services Of Illinois
Introduced: 05/10/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 214-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Elgin
Carrier: Ovation Communications Of Illinois
Introduced: 02/27/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 215-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Wheeling
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 216-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 217-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Roselle
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 04/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 218-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 219-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lake Forest
Carrier: T-mobile Usa
Introduced: 02/20/2001
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 220-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Roselle
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 04/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 221-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bensenville
Carrier: Mcimetro Access Transmission Services LLC
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 222-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Arlington Hts
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Grayslake
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 224-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 02/22/2001
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 225-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 226-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS
Introduced: 10/13/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 227-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Des Plaines
Carrier: Mci Worldcom Communications
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 228-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Elk Grove Village
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 229-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Wheeling
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 230-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Oak Brook
Carrier: AT&T; Local
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Grayslake
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 05/10/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 232-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Park Ridge
Carrier: AT&T; Local
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Schiller Park
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/11/1997
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lake Forest
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lake Forest
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Deerfield
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 237-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 04/01/1997
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 238-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Elk Grove Village
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 239-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Northbrook
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 240-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Schaumburg
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 04/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Palatine
Carrier: Ovation Communications Of Illinois
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 242-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Glencoe
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 11/20/1998
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Wheeling
Carrier: Ovation Communications Of Illinois
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Waukegan
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lake Villa
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 02/27/1999
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Zion
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 10/15/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Libertyville
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 248-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Schaumburg
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 249-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Waukegan
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 250-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Itasca
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 07/01/1996
Area Code: 847
Prefix: (847) 251-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Wilmette
Carrier: Ameritech Illinois
Introduced: 01/10/1996