It can be very disturbing when you keep on receiving calls originating from an unfamiliar area code. You might wonder who the caller is and where it is coming from. These are just the most common questions that are frequently asked. We addressed some of these questions below and to know more about area codes, here’s one for you, the area code 207.
What is area code 207?
AT&T and the Bell System created 86 original area codes in the North American Numbering Plan and one of these original area codes is the area code 207 that is assigned to cover the U.S. state of Maine except Estcourt Station that is using Quebec’s area code. It is the only area code covering the state.
The 207 area code is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the country, including the Appalachian Mountains, the Maine coastline, and the White Mountains. The area is also home to numerous colleges and universities, as well as a thriving business community.
Whether you’re calling from Maine or elsewhere in the world, you’ll need to use the 207 area code when dialling phone numbers in this part of the country.
Where is it coming from?
The area code 207 is located in the Eastern time zone also known as America/New York. Area code 207 serves the larger communities of Portland, Lewiston, Bangor, South Portland, Auburn, Biddeford, Sanford, Augusta, Saco, Westbrook including many smaller communities.
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Is area code 207 a scam?
One of the most common phone scams nowadays is the “One Ring Scam”. It is associated with scammers where they ring your cell phone once before you can answer it, so a missed call will be shown on your phone’s screen and is expecting you to call back.
Area code 207 is the telephone area code in the U.S. state of Maine. It was created in 1947 as one of the original 86 area codes. 207 is currently one of the few remaining area codes with a three-digit number.
Despite its age and relative rarity, there is no evidence that 207 is a scam. Area codes are assigned to specific geographical areas and are not used for any other purpose. If you receive a phone call from 207, it is simply because the person on the other end is from Maine. There is no need to be concerned about fraud or scams.
How do I block calls originating from area code 207?
To block calls originating from area code 207, you will need to contact your telephone service provider and request that they block calls from that area code. Most providers can easily block calls from specific area codes, so this should not be a problem. Once you have made the request, all calls from area code 207 should be blocked.
Is area code 207 toll free?
There is some confusion about whether or not area code 207 is a toll-free number. The simple answer is no, it is not a toll-free number. Area code 207 is the telephone area code for the state of Maine. If you are calling a phone number with this area code from outside of Maine, you will be charged long distance fees.
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