859 Area Code

State: Kentucky

Major City: Frankfort

  • Admission to Statehood:
    June 1, 1792 (15th State)
  • Constitution:
    Kentucky's Constitution , 15th State
  • Nickname:
    Bluegrass State
  • Population (2013):
    4,395,295; Rank: 26 of 50 | Population Quick Facts

Area:

  • Area: 40,411 sq.mi (104,664 sq.km.), 37th
  • Land: 39,732 sq.mi. (102,905 sq.km.), 26th
  • Water: 679 sq.mi. (1,759 sq.km.), 38th

Area Code 859

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
859 (859) 200- Wireless Richmond New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/13/2000
859 (859) 201- Landline Lexington Telcove Of Kentucky 02/12/2004
859 (859) 205- Landline Winchester Birch Communications 12/16/2013
859 (859) 206- Unknown Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 05/16/2014
859 (859) 207- Landline Lexington Alec 02/03/2005
859 (859) 208- Wireless Winchester New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 03/03/2005
859 (859) 209- Wireless Danville Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 12/06/2005
859 (859) 212- Landline Covington AT&T; Local 05/03/2002
859 (859) 213- Wireless Lexington Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 03/08/2002
859 (859) 214- Landline Versailles Time Warner Cbl Info Sv (ky) DBA Time Warner-ky 11/23/2011
859 (859) 215- Landline Wilmore Telcove Of Kentucky 06/13/2000
859 (859) 217- Landline Springfield Touchtone Communications DBA Alec 07/31/2007
859 (859) 218- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 12/09/2004
859 (859) 219- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 221- Wireless Lexington Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/13/2000
859 (859) 222- Wireless Lexington American Messaging (am) 06/13/2000
859 (859) 223- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 224- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 225- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 226- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 227- Wireless Lexington New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/13/2000
859 (859) 228- Landline Berea Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 10/07/2002
859 (859) 229- Wireless Lexington New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/13/2000
859 (859) 230- Wireless Lexington New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/13/2000
859 (859) 231- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 232- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 233- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 234- Landline Cynthiana Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/13/2000
859 (859) 235- Landline Cynthiana Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/13/2000
859 (859) 236- Landline Danville Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/13/2000
859 (859) 237- Landline Berea Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 05/25/2012
859 (859) 238- Landline Danville Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/13/2000
859 (859) 239- Landline Danville Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/13/2000
859 (859) 240- Wireless Covington Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/13/2000
859 (859) 241- Landline Nicholasville Nuvox Communications Of Kentucky 05/22/2002
859 (859) 242- Wireless Williamstown Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 02/19/2002
859 (859) 243- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 244- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 245- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 246- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 247- Wireless Harrodsburg Powertel Kentucky Licenses 06/06/2001
859 (859) 248- Wireless Richmond Sprint Spectrum L.p. 01/18/2002
859 (859) 249- Wireless Winchester Sprint Spectrum L.p. 08/04/2002
859 (859) 250- Wireless Covington Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/13/2000
859 (859) 251- Landline Lexington Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
859 (859) 252- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 253- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 254- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 255- Landline Lexington Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 06/13/2000
859 (859) 256- Landline Versailles Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington 10/07/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 200-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Richmond
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 201-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Telcove Of Kentucky
Introduced: 02/12/2004
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 205-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Winchester
Carrier: Birch Communications
Introduced: 12/16/2013
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 206-
Usage: Unknown
Primary City:
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 05/16/2014
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 207-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Alec
Introduced: 02/03/2005
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 208-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Winchester
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 03/03/2005
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 209-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Danville
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 12/06/2005
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 212-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: AT&T; Local
Introduced: 05/03/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 213-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 03/08/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 214-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Versailles
Carrier: Time Warner Cbl Info Sv (ky) DBA Time Warner-ky
Introduced: 11/23/2011
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 215-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Wilmore
Carrier: Telcove Of Kentucky
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 217-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Springfield
Carrier: Touchtone Communications DBA Alec
Introduced: 07/31/2007
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 218-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 12/09/2004
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 219-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 221-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 222-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: American Messaging (am)
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 224-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 225-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 226-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 227-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 228-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Berea
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 10/07/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 229-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 230-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 232-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Cynthiana
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Cynthiana
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Danville
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 237-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Berea
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 05/25/2012
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 238-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Danville
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 239-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Danville
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 240-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Nicholasville
Carrier: Nuvox Communications Of Kentucky
Introduced: 05/22/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 242-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Williamstown
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 02/19/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 247-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Harrodsburg
Carrier: Powertel Kentucky Licenses
Introduced: 06/06/2001
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 248-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Richmond
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 01/18/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 249-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Winchester
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 08/04/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 250-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 251-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 252-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 253-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 254-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 255-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lexington
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 859
Prefix: (859) 256-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Versailles
Carrier: Windstream Kentucky East - Lexington
Introduced: 10/07/2002