Area code 229

Area code 229 is a telephone area code in the North American Numbering Plan for the southwest corner of the U.S. state of Georgia. The numbering plan area includes Albany, Valdosta, Leesburg, Bainbridge, Americus, Vienna, Fitzgerald, Ocilla, Cairo, Moultrie, Thomasville, McRae-Helena, and Tifton.

Area code 229 shown in green.

The area code was created in 2001 in a three-way split of area code 912, which had served the southern half of Georgia for 46 years. Savannah and the eastern portion retained area code 912, while Macon and the northern portion were assign to area code 478.

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Georgia area codes: 229, 404, 470/678, 478, 706/762, 770, 912
North: 706/762, 478
West: 334 Area code 229 East: 912
South: 850, 386
Alabama area codes: 205/659, 251, 256/938, 334
Florida area codes: 239, 305/786, 321, 352, 386, 407/689, 561, 727, 754/954, 772, 813, 850, 863, 904, 941

Coordinates: 31°34′37″N 84°10′34″W / 31.57688°N 84.17617°W / 31.57688; -84.17617