Area Code 819 History - Quebec

Significant events for area code 819


Year
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1957 Area code 514 was split three ways with 514 remaining in the south, 819 covering the middle. The northwestern area (which had no telephone service at the time) transferred to 418 .
1997 Area codes 403 and 819 were split to create a new area code to cover the Northwest Territories, the Yukon and Nunavet.
2011 Area code 873 was overlaid on 819. .