- Area code 678
678 is a
telephone area codeassigned to metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia and its suburbsand exurbs. This area code was first assigned to customers signing up for new telephone service on January 15, 1998.
It is generally reserved for use outside the northern half of
Interstate 285, serving Atlanta's booming northern suburbs of Marietta, Alpharetta, and Cumming with 404 generally reserved for inside the Perimeter(I-285).
Currently, cell phone subscribers can choose from either the 404, 678, or 770 area code when signing up for service. In shorthand, it is usually written as 6/555-1234.
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