Geographic Regions and Area Codes

Area Code 916 is located in the state of California, primarily serving the greater Sacramento metropolitan area. This includes parts of Sacramento, Yolo, El Dorado, Placer, Solano, and Sutter counties. The major cities covered by this area code are Sacramento, Elk Grove, and Roseville. The 916 area code has an overlay with area code 279, which also covers the greater Sacramento area. Nearby area codes include 925, 209, 530, and 707.