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Where Is Area Code 701?

Area code 701 is found in the US state of North Dakota. Servicing the entire state, area code 701 includes the city of Fargo (population: 112553), and all 53 counties of North Dakota.

Parts of this area code are located in the Central time zone, while others are in the Mountain time zone. This means that some cities in area code 701 are on the same time as Chicago, IL, while others are on the same time as Phoenix, AZ.

Area code 701 was brought into effect on January 1, 1947.

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Counties in Area Code 701

  • Adams,
  • Barnes,
  • Benson,
  • Bottineau,
  • Bowman,
  • Burleigh,
  • Cass,
  • Cavalier,
  • Dickey,
  • Divide,
  • Dunn,
  • Eddy,
  • Emmons,
  • Foster,
  • Golden Valley,
  • Grand Forks,
  • Griggs,
  • Hettinger,
  • Lamoure,
  • Logan,
  • McHenry,
  • McIntosh,
  • McKenzie,
  • McLean,
  • Mercer,
  • Morton,
  • Mountrail,
  • Oliver,
  • Pembina,
  • Pierce,
  • Ramsey,
  • Ransom,
  • Renville,
  • Richland,
  • Rolette,
  • Sargent,
  • Sioux,
  • Stark,
  • Stutsman,
  • Towner,
  • Traill,
  • Walsh,
  • Ward,
  • Wells,
  • Williams.

Most Populous Cities in Area Code 701

City County City Population Time Zone
Fargo Cass 112,553 CST
Bismarck Burleigh 82,423 CST
Grand Forks Grand Forks 55,448 CST
Minot Ward 50,716 CST
West Fargo Cass 27,442 CST
Mandan Morton 23,406 CST
Dickinson Stark 23,323 MST
Williston Williams 21,901 CST
Jamestown Stutsman 17,687 CST
Devils Lake Ramsey 9,937 CST
Wahpeton Richland 9,450 CST
Valley City Barnes 7,960 CST
Belcourt Rolette 6,693 CST
Minot AFB Ward 5,800 CST
Grafton Walsh 5,462 CST
New Town Mountrail 4,076 CST
Rugby Pierce 3,889 CST
Bottineau Bottineau 3,769 CST
Horace Cass 3,711 CST
Beulah Mercer 3,644 CST
Watford City McKenzie 3,520 CST
Hazen Mercer 3,485 CST
Dunseith Rolette 3,418 CST
Lisbon Ransom 3,120 CST
Carrington Foster 2,890 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 modified on July 3, 2015.