California Area Code 442

California space code 760 protecting cities resembling Calipatria, Escondido, Carlsbad, Encinitas and extra (all cities here) may have an overlay code beginning November 21, 2009. The brand new space code 442 will cowl the identical space at present served by 760. The permissive dialing interval began on Might 2, 2009 and can finish on October 24, 2009. Through the permissive interval native numbers in space code 760 will be dialed utilizing each dialing codecs (xxx xxxx and 1 760 xxx xxxx). Beginning October 24, 2009 all calls inside 760 and 442 space codes ought to be dialed utilizing the latter. The brand new space code will develop into energetic on Nov. 21, 2009.

See NANPA announcement and map of the new overlay complex 706/442 (PDF).

Go to area code 442 web page for an inventory of cities served, map and different data.