Area code 269 is the telephone area code serving the southwest portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula. Communities using 269 include Decatur, Dowagiac, Allegan, Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, Buchanan, Paw Paw, Portage, Otsego, Plainwell, St. Joseph, Benton Harbor, Marshall, Niles, Three Rivers, Sturgis, South Haven, Berrien Springs, and Bridgman.
|West: Lake Michigan||area code 269||East: 517|
|South: 219, 260, 574|
|Indiana area codes: 219, 260, 317/463, 574, 765, 812/930|