What is the 820 area code? Everything you need to know.

Area code 820 is the telephone code for California. It served the area of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and the southernmost country named monetary country.

History: 

In 1957 area code 213 faced and split and formed 805 area code. 805 split into 661 which was for the inland area in 1999. In 2016 there was a hearing of the California Public Utilities Commission to decide whether 805 would have a split or an overlay. And in 2017 it was decided that there would be an overlay for area code 805 in the form of 820. 820 came into service as a ten-digit area code in 2018.

Location: 

The area code served the California states and the major city under this area code is Oxnard. 

820 area code

Timezone: 

Pacific time zone is the time zone for this 820. And the other name for the Pacific time zone is America/Los Angeles time zone.

Countries in area code: 

COUNTRY TOTAL POPULATION % OF 820% OF COUNTRY 
Ventura 823,31812%53%
Santa barbara 432,89537%98%
San luis obispo 269,63736%100%
Monterey 415,05715%38%

Cities in area code

CITYTOTAL POPULATION % OF 820% OF CITY
Oxnard 197,8990%100%
Simi valley 124,2370%99%
Thousand oaks 126,6831%95%
San Buenaventura 106,4330%100%
Santa maria 99,5530%100%
Santa barbara 88,4100%100%
Camarillo 64,2010%100%
San luis obispo 45,1190%100%
Lompoc 42,4340%100%
Moorpoc 34,4210%100%
Goleta 29,8880%100%
El Paso de robes 29,7930%100%
Santa Paula 29,3210%100%
Orcutt 28,9050%100%
Atascadero 28,3100%100%
Isla Vista 23,0960%100%
Port Hueneme 21,7230%100%
Arroyo grande 17,2520%100%
Nipomo 16,7140%100%
Fillmore 15,0021%100%
Los Osos  14,2760%100%
Grover beach 13,1560%100%
Carpinteria 13,0400%100%
Morro bay 10,2340%100%
Montecito 8,9860%100%
Templeton 7,6740%100%
Pismo beach 7,6550%100%
Ojai 7,4610%100%
Oceano 7,2860%100%
El Rio 7,1980%100%
Guadalupe 7,0800%100%
Mira Monte 6,8540%100%
Vandenberg village 6,4970%100%
Cambria 6,0320%100%
Solvang 5,2450%100%
Buellton 4,8280%100%
Santa Ynez 4,4180%100%
Oak view 4,0660%100%
Mission hills 3,5761%100%
Meiners oaks 3,5710%100%
Vandenberg AFB 3,3380%100%
Santa rosa valley 3,3340%100%
Casa conejo 3,2490%100%
Channel islands beach 3,1030%100%
Cayucos 2,5920%100%
Lake nacimiento 2,4110%100%
Mission canyon 2,3810%100%
San miguet 2,3360%100%
Piru 2,0630%100%
Los alamos 1,8900%100%

Frequently asked questions: 

When did area code 820 come to be?

 In 2017 it was decided that there would be an overlay for area code 805 in the form of 820. 820 came into service as a ten-digit area code in 2018.

What timezone does 820 belong to?

Pacific time zone is the time zone for this 820. And the other name for the Pacific time zone is America/Los Angeles time zone.

Is 820 a toll-free area code?

Every call and message made from this area code whether international or national will be charged. So this is not a toll-free area code.

Conclusion:

Area code 820 is the telephone code for California. It served the area of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and the southernmost country named monetary country. In 2016 there was a hearing of the California Public Utilities Commission to decide whether 805 would have a split or an overlay. And in 2017 it was decided that there would be an overlay for area code 805 in the form of 820. 820 came into service as a ten-digit area code in 2018. The area code served the California states and the major city under this area code is Oxnard. Pacific time zone is the time zone for this 820.

For more, you may also read: area code 681.

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