985 Area Code

State: Louisiana

Major City: Baton Rouge

  • Admission to Statehood:
    April 30, 1812 (18th State)
  • Constitution:
    Louisiana's Constitution , 18th State
  • Nickname:
    Pelican State
  • Population (2013):
    4,625,470; Rank: 25 of 50 | Population Quick Facts

Area:

  • Area: 51,843 sq.mi (134,273 sq.km.), 31st
  • Land: 43,566 sq.mi. (112,836 sq.km.), 33rd
  • Water: 8,277 sq.mi. (21,437 sq.km.), 5th
  • Coastline: 397 mi. (639 km.), 5th
  • Shoreline: 7,721 mi. (12,426 km.), 3rd

Area Code 985

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
985 (985) 200- Landline Madisonville Level 3 Communications 02/16/2011
985 (985) 201- Landline Slidell Sprint Spectrum L.p. 11/30/2001
985 (985) 202- Landline Madisonville Hunt Telecommunications 11/14/2011
985 (985) 205- Wireless Bogalusa Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 10/31/2001
985 (985) 206- Landline Madisonville Deltacom 10/27/2005
985 (985) 207- Landline Franklinton Xfone Usa 04/29/2003
985 (985) 208- Wireless Houma Sprint Spectrum L.p. 03/01/2012
985 (985) 209- Wireless Houma New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/30/2001
985 (985) 210- Wireless La Place Sprint Spectrum L.p. 09/18/2002
985 (985) 212- Wireless La Place New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 01/17/2002
985 (985) 213- Landline Larose Advanced Tel Inc. 03/21/2013
985 (985) 215- Wireless Hammond Sprint Spectrum L.p. 06/30/2001
985 (985) 216- Landline Larose Advanced Tel Inc. 04/08/2013
985 (985) 217- Wireless Houma Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/30/2001
985 (985) 218- Landline Lacombe Deltacom 12/13/2004
985 (985) 219- Landline Houma Advanced Tel Inc. 12/04/2001
985 (985) 220- Landline Mandeville Advanced Tel Inc. 12/04/2001
985 (985) 221- Landline Morgan City Level 3 Communications 07/24/2002
985 (985) 222- Wireless Hammond Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/30/2001
985 (985) 223- Landline Houma Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/30/2001
985 (985) 224- Landline La Place Level 3 Communications 07/24/2002
985 (985) 226- Wireless Houma New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 06/30/2001
985 (985) 227- Landline Thibodaux Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
985 (985) 228- Wireless Thibodaux Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 12/30/2003
985 (985) 229- Landline Kentwood Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/30/2001
985 (985) 230- Landline Hammond Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/30/2001
985 (985) 231- Landline Mandeville Level 3 Communications 03/06/2002
985 (985) 232- Wireless Houma New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 03/14/2002
985 (985) 233- Wireless La Place New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 04/03/2002
985 (985) 234- Landline Covington Deltacom 06/30/2001
985 (985) 235- Landline Norco Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
985 (985) 236- Landline Pierre Part Level 3 Communications 06/23/2004
985 (985) 237- Wireless Mandeville New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 04/17/2002
985 (985) 238- Landline Franklinton Sbc Internet Services 05/24/2011
985 (985) 240- Landline Luling Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
985 (985) 241- Landline Bogalusa Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
985 (985) 242- Landline Lockport Level 3 Communications 04/10/2002
985 (985) 245- Landline Morgan City Advanced Tel Inc. 04/22/2002
985 (985) 246- Landline Covington Sprint Spectrum L.p. 04/29/2002
985 (985) 247- Landline Amite Level 3 Communications 08/19/2002
985 (985) 248- Landline La Place Deltacom 07/31/2002
985 (985) 249- Landline Covington Sprint Spectrum L.p. 04/15/2002
985 (985) 250- Landline Pearl River Network Telephone Corporation 06/09/2005
985 (985) 252- Landline Pierre Part Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel 06/30/2001
985 (985) 253- Wireless Morgan City Sprint Spectrum L.p. 12/19/2002
985 (985) 254- Landline Hammond Advanced Tel Inc. 12/04/2001
985 (985) 255- Wireless Morgan City Sprint Spectrum L.p. 12/30/2002
985 (985) 256- Landline Pearl River Sbc Internet Services 12/29/2009
985 (985) 257- Wireless Dulac New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 01/30/2003
985 (985) 258- Wireless Cut Off New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA 10/30/2003
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 200-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Madisonville
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 02/16/2011
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 201-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Slidell
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 11/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 202-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Madisonville
Carrier: Hunt Telecommunications
Introduced: 11/14/2011
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 205-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Bogalusa
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 10/31/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 206-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Madisonville
Carrier: Deltacom
Introduced: 10/27/2005
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 207-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Franklinton
Carrier: Xfone Usa
Introduced: 04/29/2003
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 208-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 03/01/2012
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 209-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 210-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: La Place
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 09/18/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 212-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: La Place
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 01/17/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Larose
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 03/21/2013
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 215-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Hammond
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 216-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Larose
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 04/08/2013
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 217-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 218-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lacombe
Carrier: Deltacom
Introduced: 12/13/2004
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 219-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 12/04/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 220-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mandeville
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 12/04/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 221-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morgan City
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 07/24/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 222-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Hammond
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 224-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: La Place
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 07/24/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 226-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 227-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Thibodaux
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 228-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Thibodaux
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 12/30/2003
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 229-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Kentwood
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 230-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Hammond
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mandeville
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 03/06/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 232-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Houma
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 03/14/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 233-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: La Place
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 04/03/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: Deltacom
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Norco
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pierre Part
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 06/23/2004
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 237-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Mandeville
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 04/17/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 238-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Franklinton
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 05/24/2011
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 240-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Luling
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bogalusa
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 242-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Lockport
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 04/10/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morgan City
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 04/22/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 04/29/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Amite
Carrier: Level 3 Communications
Introduced: 08/19/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 248-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: La Place
Carrier: Deltacom
Introduced: 07/31/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 249-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Covington
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 04/15/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 250-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pearl River
Carrier: Network Telephone Corporation
Introduced: 06/09/2005
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 252-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pierre Part
Carrier: Bellsouth Telecomm Inc DBA South Central Bell Tel
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 253-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Morgan City
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 12/19/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 254-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Hammond
Carrier: Advanced Tel Inc.
Introduced: 12/04/2001
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 255-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Morgan City
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 12/30/2002
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 256-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pearl River
Carrier: Sbc Internet Services
Introduced: 12/29/2009
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 257-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Dulac
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 01/30/2003
Area Code: 985
Prefix: (985) 258-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Cut Off
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - GA
Introduced: 10/30/2003