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Where Is Area Code 662?

Area code 662 is found in the US state of Mississippi. Primarily servicing the city of Columbus (population: 50657), area code 662 covers 46 counties of Mississippi.

Located in the Central time zone, area code 662 is on the same time as Chicago, IL.

Area code 662 was brought into effect on April 19, 1999. 662 was split from the parent 601 area code.

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Counties in Area Code 662

  • Alcorn,
  • Attala,
  • Benton,
  • Bolivar,
  • Calhoun,
  • Carroll,
  • Chickasaw,
  • Choctaw,
  • Clay,
  • Coahoma,
  • DeSoto,
  • Grenada,
  • Holmes,
  • Humphreys,
  • Itawamba,
  • Kemper,
  • Lafayette,
  • Lee,
  • Leflore,
  • Lowndes,
  • Marshall,
  • Monroe,
  • Montgomery,
  • Noxubee,
  • Oktibbeha,
  • Panola,
  • Pontotoc,
  • Prentiss,
  • Quitman,
  • Sharkey,
  • Sunflower,
  • Tallahatchie,
  • Tate,
  • Tippah,
  • Tishomingo,
  • Tunica,
  • Union,
  • Washington,
  • Wayne,
  • Webster,
  • Winston,
  • Yalobusha,
  • Yazoo.

Most Populous Cities in Area Code 662

City County City Population Time Zone
Columbus Lowndes 50,657 CST
Southaven DeSoto 48,411 CST
Tupelo Lee 48,355 CST
Olive Branch DeSoto 47,364 CST
Starkville Oktibbeha 42,589 CST
Oxford Lafayette 38,360 CST
Greenville Washington 37,745 CST
Corinth Alcorn 29,217 CST
Horn Lake DeSoto 26,871 CST
Hernando DeSoto 25,130 CST
Greenwood Leflore 24,292 CST
Yazoo City Yazoo 21,018 CST
Pontotoc Pontotoc 20,208 CST
Clarksdale Coahoma 20,073 CST
Booneville Prentiss 18,785 CST
Grenada Grenada 18,212 CST
Cleveland Bolivar 17,845 CST
Byhalia Marshall 17,065 CST
New Albany Union 16,771 CST
West Point Clay 16,501 CST
Batesville Panola 16,022 CST
Holly Springs Marshall 15,720 CST
Louisville Winston 15,481 CST
Waynesboro Wayne 15,031 CST
Senatobia Tate 14,263 CST

Note: The above list is based off of the top 25 most populous cities in the area code as per 2012 United States Census Bureau estimates.

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This page was last updated on July 3, 2015.