Area Code 916
Area Code 916 is in California
(310 and 424) - (415 and 628)
(408 and 669) - (714 and 657)
(760 and 442) - (818 and 747)
Area Code 916 History:
Area code 916 was put into service. In 1958 area code 916 was split to form area code 209. In 1997 area code 916 was split to form area code 530.
Area code 279 has been approved as an all services overlay of area code 916 effective March 10, 2018.
Counties in California within area code 916 include:
El Dorado County, Placer County, Sacramento County, and Yolo County.
Major cities or places in California within area code 916 include:
Area code 916 serves the Sacramento metropolitan area including the larger cities and communities of Arden-Arcade, Carmichael, Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Fair Oaks, Folsom, La Riviera, Orangevale, Rancho Cordova, Rocklin, Rosemont, Roseville, Sacramento, and West Sacramento in addition to many smaller communities within the area code 916 service area.