Geographic Regions and Area Codes

Area code 850 primarily serves the northwestern portion of Florida, including the Florida Panhandle. Major cities within this area code include Tallahassee, Pensacola, Panama City, Quincy, and Fort Walton Beach. The area code covers 19 counties, such as Escambia, Leon, Okaloosa, Bay, Santa Rosa, Gadsden, and others (

Nearby area codes include:

  • 229 (Albany, GA)
  • 251 (Mobile, AL)
  • 334 (Montgomery, AL)
  • 352 (Gainesville, FL)
  • 386 (Palm Coast, FL)

This makes the 850 area code a central hub for businesses looking to connect with neighboring regions.