Telephone Area Code 979

Area code 979 serves the state of Texas and located in the Central (GMT -06:00) time zone. 35,971 phone numbers in the 979 area code can be found in 50 cities or locations. Area code 979 serves the state of Texas. This area code was assigned on September 2nd, 1999. On February 19th, 2000 it went into service. 979 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

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Area Code 979 Information

Area Code
979
Country
United States
State/Province
Texas (TX)
Major City
Angleton
Time Zone
Central (GMT -06:00)
Population
508,002
White Population
374,864
Black Population
66,314
Hispanic Population
101,397
Asian Population
8,394
Hawaiian Population
216
Indian Population
2,165
Other Population
46,432
Male Population
253,323
Female Population
254,679
Avg House Value
$68,812.69
Avg Household Income
$35,667.17
Avg Persons Per Household
2.64
Median Age
36.67
Median Age (Male)
35.47
Median Age (Female)
37.69

Major cities or places in Texas within 979 area code

  • Angleton
  • Freeport
  • El Campo
  • Wharton
  • Sealy
  • Columbus
  • Bay City
  • Bellville
  • Bryan
  • Somerville
  • Eagle Lake
  • Hempstead
  • La Grange
  • College Station
  • Franklin
  • Clute
  • Sweeny
  • Louise
  • Needville
  • Wallis
  • Brenham
  • Hallettsville
  • Schulenburg
  • Caldwell
  • Lexington
  • Damon
  • Dime Box
  • Giddings
  • Hearne
  • Wadsworth
  • Liverpool
  • Danevang
  • New Ulm
  • Industry
  • Garwood
  • Austin
  • Lincoln
  • Weimar
  • Burton
  • Brazoria
  • Round Top
  • Calvert
  • Fayetteville
  • Carmine
  • Beasley
  • West Columbia
  • East Bernard
  • Smithville
  • Ledbetter
  • Bleiblerville

Zip codes served by 979 area code

  • 77836
  • 77541
  • 77566
  • 77531
  • 77833
  • 77803
  • 77801
  • 77802
  • 78963
  • 78949
  • 78945
  • 78932
  • 78940
  • 78954
  • 77859
  • 78942
  • 77515
  • 77414
  • 77485
  • 77445
  • 78962
  • 77418
  • 77434
  • 77442
  • 77461
  • 78956
  • 77422
  • 77856
  • 77474
  • 77437
  • 77853
  • 77879
  • 77807
  • 77840
  • 77488
  • 77455
  • 77837
  • 77835
  • 78957
  • 77808
  • 77975
  • 77964
  • 78948
  • 78946
  • 77435
  • 77486
  • 78950
  • 78931
  • 77417
  • 77483
  • 77420
  • 77468
  • 77448
  • 77430
  • 77426
  • 77480
  • 78934
  • 77444
  • 78947
  • 77845
  • 78953
  • 77482
  • 77432
  • 77577
  • 77534
  • 78944

Carriers providing by 979 area code

  • Broadwing Communications, Llc - Tx
  • Peerless Network Of Texas, Llc - Tx
  • New Cingular Wireless Pcs, Llc - Il
  • Aerial Communications
  • Southwestern Bell
  • Level 3 Communications, Llc - Tx
  • Frontier Southwest Inc Dba Frontier Comm Of Texas
  • Brooks Fiber Properties Of Texas - Tx
  • Matrix Telecom, Llc. Sii Tnci - Tx
  • Sprint Spectrum L.p.
  • Valor Telecomm Tx, Ld-tx #2 Dba Windstream Comm Sw
  • Central Tel. Co. Of Texas Dba Centurylink
  • American Messaging Services, Llc
  • Windstream Sugar Land, Llc
  • Ganado Telephone Co., Inc.
  • Grande Communications Networks, Inc. - Tx
  • Comcast Phone Of Texas, Llc - Tx
  • Worldcall Interconnect Inc.
  • Onvoy, Llc - Tx
  • Time Warner Cble Info Svc (tx) Dba Time Warner Cbl
  • Texas Communications, Inc.
  • Colorado Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc.
  • Consolidated Communications Of Fort Bend Company
  • Cebridge Telecom Tx, L.p. - Tx
  • Cellco Partnership Dba Verizon Wireless - Tx
  • Metrotel
  • Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc.
  • Industry Telephone Co.
  • Bandwidth.com Clec, Llc - TX
  • Brazoria Telephone Co.
  • Neutral Tandem-texas, Llc - Tx
  • Colorado Valley Communications
  • Alec, Llc - Tx
  • Mtpcs, Llc
  • At&t Local
  • Bandwidth.com Clec, Llc - Tx
  • Yk Communications, Ltd.
  • At&t Corp.
  • 365 Wireless, Llc
  • Colorado Valley Communications, Inc. - Tx
  • Broadvox-clec, Llc - Tx
  • Flowroute Llc
  • Ymax Communications Corp. - Tx
  • Teleport Communications America, Llc - Tx

Phone number(s) in area code 979

  • 979-270-0156
  • 979-383-2237
  • 979-429-0369
  • 979-267-6158
  • 979-341-8864
  • 979-335-9457
  • 979-341-8673
  • 979-341-8862
  • 979-335-9860
  • 979-607-1095
  • 979-479-0865
  • 979-331-9574
  • 979-265-5930
  • 979-418-1665
  • 979-318-2346
  • 979-333-9178
  • 979-607-1076
  • 979-308-3851
  • 979-607-1139
  • 979-335-9943
  • 979-227-3111
  • 979-256-4859
  • 979-335-9976
  • 979-900-3174
  • 979-316-6155
  • 979-852-4657
  • 979-418-0313
  • 979-216-3967
  • 979-240-1390
  • 979-849-7388
  • 979-401-2053
  • 979-481-8391
  • 979-600-0315
  • 979-721-0697
  • 979-942-0165
  • 979-574-1662
  • 979-272-5194
  • 979-227-5406
  • 979-541-1293
  • 979-426-0180
  • 979-690-4690
  • 979-607-1130
  • 979-227-3053
  • 979-232-8270
  • 979-589-7255
  • 979-571-2219
  • 979-551-0591
  • 979-472-5034
  • 979-426-5759
  • 979-202-1765
  • 979-599-2273
  • 979-865-0169
  • 979-218-2467
  • 979-332-6411
  • 979-332-8474
  • 979-393-1147
  • 979-985-9011
  • 979-289-6252
  • 979-289-6293
  • 979-243-6067
  • 979-289-6275
  • 979-335-9831
  • 979-289-6278
  • 979-399-4867
  • 979-481-5607
  • 979-335-9843
  • 979-475-9017
  • 979-289-7103
  • 979-922-0094
  • 979-319-7901
  • 979-574-5072
  • 979-574-5069
  • 979-985-9901
  • 979-676-0431
  • 979-217-3328
  • 979-556-3522
  • 979-319-8033
  • 979-648-5099
  • 979-616-1765
  • 979-824-3861
  • 979-578-8044
  • 979-574-9828
  • 979-426-0225
  • 979-269-7435
  • 979-870-0124
  • 979-777-5771
  • 979-058-2729
  • 979-256-6196
  • 979-286-4349
  • 979-203-1121
  • 979-607-1014
  • 979-227-3911
  • 979-413-4002
  • 979-921-6115
  • 979-269-8633
  • 979-966-8026
  • 979-243-5856
  • 979-227-5878
  • 979-224-9801
  • 979-316-4988
  • 979-330-2844
  • 979-607-1023
  • 979-276-6630
  • 979-607-1016
  • 979-341-8896
  • 979-335-9835
  • 979-658-8791
  • 979-997-1861
  • 979-481-5190
  • 979-481-5187
  • 979-422-3901
  • 979-220-1099
  • 979-203-8966
  • 979-234-0431
  • 979-451-8565
  • 979-733-3325
  • 979-314-7261
  • 979-335-9917
  • 979-232-2147
  • 979-428-1511
  • 979-607-1034
  • 979-316-6101
  • 979-341-8927
  • 979-335-9977
  • 979-472-3303
  • 979-217-5159
  • 979-335-9838
  • 979-325-8970
  • 979-243-5656
  • 979-607-1006
  • 979-330-2579
  • 979-276-6616
  • 979-341-6819
  • 979-243-5635
  • 979-200-6034
  • 979-213-6105
  • 979-607-1025
  • 979-314-1081
  • 979-307-5570
  • 979-415-3010
  • 979-227-5224
  • 979-402-5366
  • 979-402-6432
  • 979-332-2511
  • 979-271-0020
  • 979-559-7973
  • 979-559-7573
  • 979-337-8502
  • 979-221-2058
  • 979-335-9477
  • 979-341-7409
  • 979-481-5179
  • 979-234-0984
  • 979-232-5104
  • 979-282-3473
  • 979-243-5532
  • 979-335-9864
  • 979-320-9295
  • 979-335-9244
  • 979-221-1736
  • 979-316-6150
  • 979-276-6428
  • 979-227-5818
  • 979-451-6766
  • 979-227-5221
  • 979-933-0661
  • 979-922-6928
  • 979-824-5676
  • 979-703-0311
  • 979-665-6140
  • 979-549-5216
  • 979-542-4981
  • 979-538-1428
  • 979-480-6761
  • 979-480-5787
  • 979-421-4798
  • 979-384-5069
  • 979-372-3158
  • 979-341-3558
  • 979-330-6590
  • 979-315-4279
  • 979-299-9552
  • 979-248-6142
  • 979-224-2196
  • 979-203-1221
  • 979-215-6915
  • 979-314-3393
  • 979-227-5204
  • 979-402-5756
  • 979-822-1719
  • 979-525-6013
  • 979-203-9059
  • 979-943-2945
  • 979-218-1540
  • 979-822-6579
  • 979-525-6518
  • 979-472-0244
  • 979-704-2855
  • 979-236-1679
  • 979-848-6614

Recent comments in area code 979

  • 979-401-2913

    Called cell phone. From Texas. I don’t know anyone in Texas and do not recognize the number. Left no message.

    Created by Charlie Carrah, 26 day ago
  • 979-705-9424

    I also got the text and was aprehensive about calling..I almost did, and I'm very glad I didn't. I'm curious how did they get my number?

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-399-4511

    this number and other number I have never seen on my phone keeps calling,but never leave a messages or anything.They call at least three times of day.It's really a pain.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-541-3696

    Calls occasionally and never leaves a message. Calls my cell and home number so must be a sales call. Called back and someone who has memory loss answers.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-204-8596

    i kept getting texts from this number off cl asking to see personal photos of me. would not call and confirm identity. it just seemed shady

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-575-1811

    Someone from this number, calls me at 11pm. I answer, they say nothing and then hang up.2 minutes later I get an SMS, saying 'Hey Kim (of course this is not my name). Tried 2 call but cudnt hear ya. Ne way did u get my pix u askd4? I sent it. Dont show ne1'    Of course I dont reply and then 2 minutes later another SMS    'Text me when u get it! Nd dont show ne one'    I did not reply and urge everyone not to. If you have received the same type of communication. Report it to Sprint.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-690-4577

    These calls are coming to a prepaid cell phone that is on the Do Not Call list and has been for the last 4-5 years.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-836-9906

    This dude kept calling me and agrivating me. He cussed me out. He sent me 'dirty' pictures on his cell phone! KILL HIM!

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-314-4306

    Automated message.  Stated I needed to call due to a credit account being cancelled.  Gave name of unknown credit union that does not exist.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-964-4117

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    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-451-5347

    y'all are all therefore retarded this was our no. with brenham texas we recently had this changed two a long distance no. lol y'all are therefore f***ing funny!

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-542-1475

    They keep calling for my brother, why would they be calling me? I haven't seen my brother in almost 2 years and I'm affraid to call them back from my cell or my work # b/c I don't want them to keep either of those #'s and continue to call me.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-006-0477

    we have got lm-goodnews msg that was ur cell no won 70 pounds in the irish lottery cell draw 2011 to claim contact roonyn james on email:[email protected] com with name,addr,cel number thats all

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-575-0782

    I called this number accidentally while trying to reach a friend and I got called back by Homeland security within 5 minuets. I was a huge 6 month ordeal with them and several other government groups trying to prove I wasnt prank calling them. AVOID THIS NUMBER.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-571-0854

    2 rings (both ended up leaving messages) first ring is with a girl with a thick accent wanting to give me his new phone no, didnt recognise her. second ring again is with a girl I didnt know wanting to give me his new address & tel number No accent with second ring

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-705-5508

    This is a scam number..this man calls me and says his name is John smith. Says he has my ss# also and that i will be arrested if i don't call back.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-775-2010

    I keep getting phone calls to my cell phone that sounds like it is coming from a fax. The calls are coming from 979-775-2010, 2079, 2059, and 0248.  This is not only annoying it is down right rude.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-318-1123

    Great News! Your requested CASH advance is now available! Get up to $1000 immediately! Use approval code: GVM1500 Visit: MONEY500.com 2 end reply STOP

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-244-1505

    this number and the idiot behind it keeps calling me and does not speak a word when i answer, then they hang up after several Hello-Hello's from me. it is so annoying.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-779-8133

    They call, asking for a person that does not live here anymore, and was my roomade for certain time. I ask them if I can help, and on behalf of which company they are calling. They refuse to tell me. If they tell me the reason, maybe I could help.They are rude.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-041-4454

    area code 979 is a state of Texas telephone area code for numbers in an area that generally follows the Brazos River and its surrounding communities, stretching from just south of Waco to the Gulf Coast.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-314-1895

    we had a ring with this no., did not reply this in time though therefore we do not recognise exactly what this is about.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-871-8098

    Caller says that we won publishers clearing house prize. They will pay 99% of tax we have to cover the rest of tax and pay it to him.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-271-0135

    Stalker from around the Somerville area....will sleep with anyone's husband and then stalk them.

    Created by Anonymous
  • 979-314-4233

    I meet this several times. It is not a really phone number, but a random number caused by some net based phone, such as skype. Maybe it is your friend or someone make fun of you

    Created by Anonymous
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