New Area Codes

A list of new area codes planned / activated for the North American Numbering Plan in 2018 and beyond.

Important note: We only list new codes for the current year and that are coming in the next 12 months or so. Those planned for future dates may not happen. However, even the listed ones can change their activation dates and/or be cancelled altogether before activation.

2017 activations



Activation
Location
New
Details
2018
(activated) Pennsylvania 445 overlay on 215 / 267
(activated) California 279 overlay on 916
June 19 California 619 / 858 combining codes into an overlay
June 30 California 820 overlay on 805
September 17 New Jersey 640 overlay on 609
November 24 Newfoundland / Labrador 879 overlay on 418 / 581
November 30 Jamaica 658 overlay on 876
2019
May 4 British Columbia 672 overlay on the entire province