Area Code 305 History - Florida

Significant events for area code 305


Year
Details
1947 The original area code for Florida.
1953 Area code 305 was split with 813 covering the southwestern area of Florida.
1965 Area code 305 was split with 904 covering the north area of Florida (including the panhandle).
1988 Area code 305 was split with 407 covering the eastern area, from Palm Beach County north and the Orlando metro area.
1995 Area code 305 was split with 954 covering Broward County.
1998 Area code 786 was overlaid on 305 (except for the Florida Keys).
2008 The Florida Keys were added to the 786 overlay.