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838 Area Code

About Area Code 838

State: New York
Major City: Albany
Timezone: Eastern
Current Time: 7:53am
Short URL: allareacodes.com/838

Area Code 838 Map

Where is area code 838?

Area code 838 is located in northeastern New York and covers Albany, Schenectady, and Troy. It is an overlay for area code 518 and serves the same area.

What time zone is area code 838?

The 838 area code is located in the Eastern timezone. The Eastern time zone is also known as America/New_York. As of the last time this page was loaded, the current time is 7:53am.

History

Area code 838 was first put in service September 19, 2017. It was created from area code 518.

Nearby Area Codes

272/570 (Scranton, PA)
315/680 (Syracuse, NY)
343/613 (Ottawa, ON)
413 (Springfield, MA)
450/579 (Granby, QC)
518/838 (Albany, NY)
607 (Binghamton, NY)
802 (Vermont)
819/873 (Sherbrooke, QC)
845 (New City, NY)
860/959 (Hartford, CT)

Top 17 Counties in Area Code 838

CountyTotal Population
Albany, NY304,204
Saratoga, NY219,607
Rensselaer, NY159,429
Schenectady, NY154,727
Clinton, NY82,128
Warren, NY65,707
Washington, NY63,216
Columbia, NY63,096
Franklin, NY51,599
Montgomery, NY50,219
Fulton, NY55,531
Greene, NY49,221
Essex, NY39,370
Schoharie, NY32,749
Dutchess, NY297,488
St. Lawrence, NY111,944
Hamilton, NY4,836

Top 50 Cities in Area Code 838

CityTotal Population
Albany, NY97,856
Schenectady, NY66,135
Troy, NY50,129
Saratoga Springs, NY26,586
Rotterdam, NY20,652
Plattsburgh, NY19,989
Amsterdam, NY18,620
Cohoes, NY16,168
Gloversville, NY15,665
Glens Falls, NY14,700
Watervliet, NY10,254
Rensselaer, NY9,392
Johnstown, NY8,743
Glens Falls North, NY8,443
Colonie, NY7,793
Scotia, NY7,729
Westmere, NY7,284
Hudson Falls, NY7,281
West Glens Falls, NY7,071
Hudson, NY6,713
East Glenville, NY6,616
Malone, NY5,911
Ballston Spa, NY5,409
Saranac Lake, NY5,406
Mechanicville, NY5,196
Niskayuna, NY4,859
Cobleskill, NY4,678
East Greenbush, NY4,487
Catskill, NY4,081
Menands, NY3,990
Dannemora, NY3,936
Tupper Lake, NY3,667
South Glens Falls, NY3,518
Hoosick Falls, NY3,501
Ticonderoga, NY3,382
Fort Edward, NY3,375
Wynantskill, NY3,276
Ravena, NY3,268
Warrensburg, NY3,103
Milton, NY3,087
Coxsackie, NY2,813
Voorheesville, NY2,789
West Sand Lake, NY2,660
Green Island, NY2,620
Whitehall, NY2,614
Corinth, NY2,559
Granville, NY2,543
Lake Placid, NY2,521
Hampton Manor, NY2,417
Fort Plain, NY2,322

Source: Area code information compiled from the North American Numbering Plan Administration (NANPA), telecom providers, and the U.S. Census Bureau.