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What is a 231 area code?

231 was first put in service June 5, 1999. It was created from area code 616.

231 area code

What is the location of area code 231?

Area code 231 is located in northwestern Michigan and covers Muskegon, Norton Shores, and Traverse City. It is the only area code that serves the area.

What timezone is used for area code 231?

The 231 Area Code is located in the EasternTimezone.

What is the major city covered by area code 231?

Muskegon, city, seat (1859) of Muskegon county, western Michigan, U.S. It is located on Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Muskegon River (there forming Muskegon Lake), 40 miles (65 km) northwest of Grand Rapids. The city is the largest port on Lake Michigan’s eastern shore, with an extensive international trade. The name is from an Algonquian word meaning “marshy river.” Laid out in 1849 near the site of a fur trading post (established 1812), Muskegon became a major sawmill centre and shipping point for lumber to Chicago. Damaged by fire in 1890, the city rebuilt many of its buildings. With the depletion of the forests it turned to industry, including the manufacture of paper, automotive and turbine parts, tools, machinery, and chemicals; it also became a popular tourist destination.

Which area codes are closest to 231?

231 (Muskegon, MI);

249/705 (Sudbury, ON);

616 (Grand Rapids, MI);906 (Marquette, MI);

989 (Saginaw, MI);

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Can I request a specific phone number with 231 area code?

You can't deny the fact that prospects and consumers are more inclined to respond to local phone numbers.

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