What is the 760 area code? Everything you need to know.

Area code 760 is the area code of California it was formed after its split from an area code 619. In 2009 Area code 442 was decided to be an overlay of 760. It has the southeastern and southernmost areas of California. 

History: 

In 1997, the 760 bore a split in the form of area code 619 which was also a split from area code 714. In 10 years due to rapid development, 760 ran out of numbers and needed a new number. There was a plan to split the number and then a protest happened against the split. Keeping this issue in mind California public utility commission decides to make area code 442 an overlay of 760. From 2009, it is required to dial the area code first before calling.

Location: 

The 760 is located in California and the major city covering this area code is oceanside.

760 area code

Timezone: 

Pacific timezone is considered as the timezone for this area code. 

8 Countries included in the area code 

COUNTRY TOTAL POPULATION % OF 760% OF COUNTRY 
San bernardino 2,035,21041%94%
San diego 3,095,3136%59%
Riverside 2,189,64111%71%
Kern 839.6314%24%
Imperial 174.5289%100%
Tulare 442.1791%13%
Inyo 18.54623%100%
Mono 14.2024%60%

50 Cities included in area code

COUNTRY TOTAL POPULATION % OF 760% OF COUNTRY 
Oceanside 1670861%100%
Escondido1439110%100%
Victorville1159030%100%
Carlsbad1053280%100%
Vista 938340%100%
Hesperia 901730%100%
San Marcos 837810%100%
Indio 760360%100%
Apple valley 691350%100%
Encinitas 595180%100%
Cathedral city 512000%100%
Palm desert 484450%100%
Palm springs 445520%100%
El Centro 425980%100%
Coachella 407040%100%
Calexico 385720%100%
La Quinta 374670%100%
Adelanto 317650%100%
Fallbrook 305350%100%
Ridgecrest 276161%100%
Desert hot springs 250480%100%
Twentynine palms 249530%100%
Brawley 226390%100%
Barstow 208170%100%
Blythe 207000%100%
Yucca valley 202920%100%
Ramona 172180%100%
Rancho mirage 147580%100%
Imperial Phelan 143040%100%
California city 141200%100%
Camp Pendleton south 106160%100%
San Diego country estates 101090%100%
Valley center 92770%100%
Oak hills 88790%100%
Fort Irwin 88450%100%
Mecca 85770%100%
Spring valley lake 82200%100%
Thousand palms 77150%100%
Calipatria 75050%100%
Gamet 75430%100%
Joshua tree 74140%100%
Bermuda dunes 72820%100%
PI72720%100%
Desert palms 69570%100%
Oasis 68900%100%
Holtville 59390%100%
Lucerne valley 58110%100%
Silver lakes 56230%100%
Camp Pendleton north 52000%100%
760 area code

Frequently asked questions: 

What is area code 760 and where is it coming from?

760 is the area code of California it was formed after its split from area code 619. The 760 is located in California and the major city covering this area code is oceanside.

Where is area code 760?

It has the southeastern and southernmost areas of California. It is located in California and the major city covering this area code is oceanside.

Area calls from 760 toll-free?

No, the area is not toll-free. Every national and international call will be paid according to the duration and service charges. 

Conclusion: 

760 is the code of California it was formed after its split from 619. In 2009 Area code 442 was decided to be an overlay of 760. It has the southeastern and southernmost areas of California. From 2009, it is required to dial the area code first before calling. The 760 is located in California and the major city covering this area code is oceanside. Pacific timezone is considered as the timezone for 760.

For more, you may also read: area code 562.

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