Area Code 604 History - British Columbia

Significant events for area code 604


Year
Details
1947 The original area code for British Columbia.
1997 Area code 604 was split with 250 covering all but the southern area of British Columbia.
2001 Area code 778 was overlaid only on the southwestern (Vancouver) area.
2008 Area code 778 was expanded to cover the entire province, including 250 .
2013 Area code 236 overlaid on 604, 250 and 778 .