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Area Code and Exchange (920) 772 in Wisconsin

Exchange Code 772 for Area Code 920 covers the city of Reedsville, Manitowoc County in the State of Wisconsin. It is centered at N 44º 9' 12.97", W 87º 57' 24.34". This Exchange Code was introduced on 6 July 1997 and is designated as being used for Landline telephones.

This Exchange covers telephone numbers ranging from (920) 772-0000 to (920) 772-9999.

Technical Information for Exchange (920) 772

NPA/Area Code: 920
NXX/Exchange Code: 772
City: Reedsville
County: Manitowoc
State: Wisconsin
Rate Center: COLLINS
OCN: 0914
Time Zone: CST
DST Observed:
Exchange Status: Active
NXX Use Type: Landline
NXX Intro Date: 6 July 1997
Latitude: 44.153604
Longitude: -87.9567618
New NPA:
LATA: 356
FIPS: 55071
CBSA Code: 31820
Number Pooling: Yes
CBSA Name: Manitowoc, WI


Number Pooling in Exchange (920) 772

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 920-772 and the following thousand blocks are currently assigned to carriers.