Area code 661

Summary

458/541775702928442/760916/279530707209559831805661858909951619213323707916/279415650510/341925408209831805661442/760310/424747/818626909951949562657/714
Numbering plan areas in California (blue) and border states. Area code 661 is shown in red.

Area code 661 is a California telephone area code that covers the majority of California's Kern County, as well as part of Los Angeles County, Santa Barbara County, and Tulare County. It was split from area code 805 on February 13, 1999.

Principal cities in the 661 area code are Bakersfield, Palmdale, Santa Clarita, and Lancaster.

While most of California's other area codes have gone to 10-digit dialling, this is one of them where seven-digit dialling is still possible.

Places in the 661 area code

Kern County

Los Angeles County

Santa Barbara County

Tulare County

See also

References

External links

  • NANPA area code map of California
California area codes: 209, 213/323, 279/916, 310/424, 341/510, 408/669, 415/628, 442/760, 530, 559, 562, 619/858, 626, 650, 657/714, 661, 707, 747/818, 805/820, 831, 840/909, 925, 949, 951
North: 559
West: 805/820 area code 661 East: 442/760
South: 805/820, 747/818, 626

Coordinates: 35°00′N 118°42′W / 35°N 118.7°W / 35; -118.7