Area Code 809 History - Dominican Republic +

Significant events for area code 809


Year
Details
1958 The original area codes for ALL of the U.S. Territories and Caribbean countries in the North American Numbering Plan.
1996 Area code 809 was split with each U.S. Territory and Caribbean country receiving its own area code. The details of these splits are shown below.
2005 Area code 829 was overlaid on 809.
2010 Area code 849 was overlaid on 809 and 829 .


Details of the Multi-Area Code Splits for the U.S. Territories
and Caribbean Counties in the mid-1990s


New Area Code
Country (Year Activated)
242 Bahamas (1996)
246 Barbados (1996)
264 Anguilla (1997)
268 Antigua & Barbuda (1996)
284 British Virgin Islands (1997)
340 U.S. Virgin Islands (1997)
345 Cayman Islands (1996)
441 Bermuda (1995)
473 Grenada / Carriacou / Petitte Martinique (1997)
649 Turks & Caicos (1997)
664 Montserrat (1996)
758 St. Lucia (1996)
767 Dominica (1997)
784 St. Vincent & the Granadines (1998)
787 Puerto Rico (1996)
868 Trinidad & Tobago (1997)
869 St. Kitts & Nevis (1996)
876 Jamaica (1997)