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Understanding the 724 Area Code: Location, History, and Usage
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Understanding the 724 Area Code: Location, History, and Usage

What is the 724 area code? The 724 area code is a telephone area code in the North American Numbering Plan (NANP) that serves western and southwestern Pennsylvania, including the cities of Pittsburgh, Greensburg, New Castle, and Washington. The area code was created on February 1, 1998, as a split from the 412 area code, which was running out of available phone numbers due to the growth of the region. Location and history of the 724 area code The 724 area code covers an area of approximately 5,000 square miles in western and southwestern Pennsylvania. It stretches from the Ohio border in the west to the Appalachian Mountains in the east and includes parts of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Crawford, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Washington, and Westmoreland...
Understanding the 724 Area Code: Location, History, and Usage
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Understanding the 724 Area Code: Location, History, and Usage

The 724 area code is a telephone area code in the North American Numbering Plan (NANP) that serves western and southwestern Pennsylvania, including the cities of Pittsburgh, Greensburg, New Castle, and Washington. The area code was created on February 1, 1998, as a split from the 412 area code, which was running out of available phone numbers due to the growth of the region. Location and history of the 724 area code This area code covers an area of approximately 5,000 square miles in western and southwestern Pennsylvania. It stretches from the Ohio border in the west to the Appalachian Mountains in the east and includes parts of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Crawford, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Washington, and Westmoreland counties. Before the creation of th...