Virginia Area Codes

Virginia is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. The state is limited to West Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia to the north; Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, North Carolina and Tennessee to the south, and Kentucky and West Virginia to the west.

Founded in 1607, Virginia was the first British settlement in the Americas. The province was one of the Thirteen Colonies that fought against such dominance in the United States War of Independence. In fact, Virginia became an American state on June 25, 1788. One of the state’s most common nicknames is “Mother of Presidents”, since eight American presidents, including the distinguished George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, were born in the state.

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Potomac and James are the most important rivers in Virginia; about 60% of its territory is covered by forests. The state has a temperate climate, with average temperatures of 0ºC in winter and 24ºC in summer.

Its economy is of significant importance to the United States. In 2006, Virginia was considered the best state for doing business across the country. Agriculture, although it was once the biggest source of income for the same, currently accounts for only 1% of its GDP. The third sector is the most important for the State, mainly the provision of community and personal services.

Virginia’s largest ethnic groups are Germans, African-Americans, Americans, English and Irish. Its capital is Richmond, a city with 197,790 residents.

Map of Area Codes in Virginia

Area Code Map of Virginia

Virginia consists of the following area codes. Click on the area code to show the cities in that area code.

Virginia Area Codes by County

The area code of 276 is used in the following 20 counties:

  1. Bland, VA
  2. Bristol City, VA
  3. Buchanan, VA
  4. Carroll, VA
  5. Dickenson, VA
  6. Galax City, VA
  7. Grayson, VA
  8. Henry, VA
  9. Lee, VA
  10. Martinsville City, VA
  11. Norton City, VA
  12. Patrick, VA
  13. Roanoke City, VA
  14. Russell, VA
  15. Scott, VA
  16. Smyth, VA
  17. Tazewell, VA
  18. Washington, VA
  19. Wise, VA
  20. Wythe, VA

The area code of 434 is used in the following 27 counties:

  1. Albemarle, VA
  2. Amherst, VA
  3. Appomattox, VA
  4. Bedford, VA
  5. Brunswick, VA
  6. Buckingham, VA
  7. Buena Vista City, VA
  8. Campbell, VA
  9. Charlotte, VA
  10. Charlottesville City, VA
  11. Danville City, VA
  12. Emporia City, VA
  13. Fluvanna, VA
  14. Greene, VA
  15. Greensville, VA
  16. Halifax, VA
  17. Lunenburg, VA
  18. Lynchburg City, VA
  19. Madison, VA
  20. Mecklenburg, VA
  21. Nelson, VA
  22. Nottoway, VA
  23. Pittsylvania, VA
  24. Prince Edward, VA
  25. Richmond City, VA
  26. Southampton, VA
  27. Sussex, VA

The area code of 540 is used in the following 46 counties:

  1. Albemarle, VA
  2. Alleghany, VA
  3. Augusta, VA
  4. Bath, VA
  5. Bedford, VA
  6. Botetourt, VA
  7. Buena Vista City, VA
  8. Caroline, VA
  9. Carroll, VA
  10. Clarke, VA
  11. Covington City, VA
  12. Craig, VA
  13. Culpeper, VA
  14. Fauquier, VA
  15. Floyd, VA
  16. Fluvanna, VA
  17. Franklin, VA
  18. Frederick, VA
  19. Fredericksburg City, VA
  20. Giles, VA
  21. Harrisonburg City, VA
  22. Highland, VA
  23. King George, VA
  24. Lexington City, VA
  25. Loudoun, VA
  26. Louisa, VA
  27. Madison, VA
  28. Montgomery, VA
  29. Orange, VA
  30. Page, VA
  31. Patrick, VA
  32. Pulaski, VA
  33. Radford, VA
  34. Rappahannock, VA
  35. Roanoke, VA
  36. Roanoke City, VA
  37. Rockbridge, VA
  38. Rockingham, VA
  39. Salem, VA
  40. Shenandoah, VA
  41. Spotsylvania, VA
  42. Stafford, VA
  43. Staunton City, VA
  44. Warren, VA
  45. Waynesboro City, VA
  46. Winchester City, VA

The area code of 571 is used in the following 8 counties:

  1. Alexandria City, VA
  2. Arlington, VA
  3. Fairfax, VA
  4. Fairfax City, VA
  5. Falls Church City, VA
  6. Loudoun, VA
  7. Manassas City, VA
  8. Prince William, VA

The area code of 703 is used in the following 9 counties:

  1. Alexandria City, VA
  2. Arlington, VA
  3. Clarke, VA
  4. Fairfax, VA
  5. Falls Church City, VA
  6. Fauquier, VA
  7. Loudoun, VA
  8. Manassas City, VA
  9. Prince William, VA

The area code of 757 is used in the following 18 counties:

  1. Accomack, VA
  2. Charles City, VA
  3. Chesapeake City, VA
  4. Franklin City, VA
  5. Hampton City, VA
  6. Isle Of Wight, VA
  7. James City, VA
  8. Newport News City, VA
  9. Norfolk City, VA
  10. Northampton, VA
  11. Poquoson City, VA
  12. Portsmouth City, VA
  13. Southampton, VA
  14. Suffolk City, VA
  15. Surry, VA
  16. Sussex, VA
  17. Virginia Beach City, VA
  18. York, VA

The area code of 804 is used in the following 31 counties:

  1. Amelia, VA
  2. Brunswick, VA
  3. Buckingham, VA
  4. Caroline, VA
  5. Charles City, VA
  6. Chesterfield, VA
  7. Cumberland, VA
  8. Dinwiddie, VA
  9. Essex, VA
  10. Fluvanna, VA
  11. Gloucester, VA
  12. Goochland, VA
  13. Hanover, VA
  14. Henrico, VA
  15. Hopewell City, VA
  16. King And Queen, VA
  17. King George, VA
  18. King William, VA
  19. Lancaster, VA
  20. Mathews, VA
  21. Middlesex, VA
  22. New Kent, VA
  23. Northumberland, VA
  24. Petersburg City, VA
  25. Powhatan, VA
  26. Prince George, VA
  27. Richmond, VA
  28. Richmond City, VA
  29. Spotsylvania, VA
  30. Sussex, VA
  31. Westmoreland, VA