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Area Code and Exchange (715) 941 in Wisconsin

Exchange Code 941 for Area Code 715 covers the city of Ellsworth, Pierce County in the State of Wisconsin. It is centered at N 44º 43' 55.88", W 92º 29' 14.68". This Exchange Code was introduced on 8 December 2004 and is designated as being used for Landline telephones.

This Exchange covers telephone numbers ranging from (715) 941-0000 to (715) 941-9999.

Technical Information for Exchange (715) 941

NPA/Area Code: 715
NXX/Exchange Code: 941
City: Ellsworth
County: Pierce
State: Wisconsin
Rate Center: ELLSWORTH
OCN: 5489
Time Zone: CST
DST Observed:
Exchange Status: Active
NXX Use Type: Landline
NXX Intro Date: 8 December 2004
Latitude: 44.7321897
Longitude: -92.4874124
New NPA:
Overlay:
LATA: 352
FIPS: 55093
CBSA Code: 33460
Number Pooling: Yes
CBSA Name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

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Number Pooling in Exchange (715) 941

The initial set up of an Exchange was to have all 10,000 numbers (0000 - 9999) for a particular Rate Center allocated to the same local exhange carrier. With the advent of multiple carriers, allocating each one of them their own Exchange Code would be inefficient and soon use up the available number pools for a particular area. To counter this, some exchanges are split into blocks of 1,000 numbers, which can each be allocated to individual carriers. This cuts down on wasted numbers that aren't allocated as each carrier has a smaller pool available.

Number Pooling is activated in Exchange 715-941 and the following thousand blocks are currently assigned to carriers.