The 212 Area Code (or Area Code 212) is located in the state of NY. Area Code 212 is one of the 269 3-digit telephone area codes in the USA. It covers roughly 1.61 million unique phone numbers and 7.59 million individuals near the city of New York
Area code 212 was put into service on 01/01/1947. In 1984 area code 212 was split to form area code 718. In 1992 area code 212 was overlaid with area code 917. In 1999 area code 212 was overlaid with area code 646.