Geographic Regions and Area Codes in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is divided into several distinct geographic regions, each with its own unique characteristics and area codes. Understanding these regions is crucial for businesses looking to establish a presence in the state. Here are the major regions and their respective area codes:

  • Northwest Pennsylvania: Includes area codes 814 and 582.
  • Northeastern Pennsylvania: Covered by area codes 570 and 272.
  • Southeastern Pennsylvania: Includes the Philadelphia metropolitan area with area codes 215, 267, 445, 484, 610, and 835.
  • Central Pennsylvania: Includes area codes 717 and 223.
  • Western Pennsylvania: Includes Pittsburgh and is served by area codes 412, 724, and 878.