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986 Area Code

State: Idaho
Major City: Boise City
Timezone: Mountain / Pacific
Current Time: 7:10am / 6:10am
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Area Code 986 Map

Where is area code 986?

Area code 986 covers the entire state of Idaho. It is an overlay for area code 208 and serves the same area.

What time zone is area code 986?

The 986 area code is located in the Mountain and Pacific timezones. The Mountain time zone is also known as America/Denver. The Pacific time zone is also known as America/Los_Angeles. As of the last time this page was loaded, the current time is 7:10am (Mountain) or 6:10am (Pacific) depending on where you are in the area code.


986 was first put in service September 5, 2017. It was created from area code 208.

Nearby Area Codes

208/986 (Idaho)
236/778 (Vancouver, BC)
250 (Kelowna, BC)
307 (Wyoming)
403 (Calgary, AB)
406 (Montana)
435 (St. George, UT)
458/541 (Eugene, OR)
509 (Spokane, WA)
587/825 (Calgary, AB)
775 (Reno, NV)

Top 44 Counties in Area Code 986

CountyTotal Population% of 986% of County
Ada, ID392,3651%100%
Canyon, ID188,9231%100%
Kootenai, ID138,4942%100%
Bonneville, ID104,2342%100%
Bannock, ID82,8391%100%
Twin Falls, ID77,2302%100%
Bingham, ID45,6072%100%
Bonner, ID40,8772%100%
Nez Perce, ID39,2651%100%
Madison, ID37,5361%100%
Latah, ID37,2441%100%
Elmore, ID27,0384%100%
Jefferson, ID26,1401%100%
Cassia, ID22,9523%100%
Payette, ID22,6230%100%
Jerome, ID22,3741%100%
Blaine, ID21,3763%100%
Minidoka, ID20,0691%100%
Gem, ID16,7191%100%
Idaho, ID16,26710%100%
Gooding, ID15,4641%100%
Fremont, ID13,2422%100%
Franklin, ID12,7861%100%
Shoshone, ID12,7653%100%
Owyhee, ID11,5269%100%
Boundary, ID10,9722%100%
Washington, ID10,1982%100%
Teton, ID10,1701%100%
Valley, ID9,8624%100%
Benewah, ID9,2851%100%
Clearwater, ID8,7613%100%
Lemhi, ID7,9366%100%
Power, ID7,8172%100%
Boise, ID7,0282%100%
Caribou, ID6,9632%100%
Bear Lake, ID5,9861%100%
Lincoln, ID5,2081%100%
Custer, ID4,3686%100%
Oneida, ID4,2861%100%
Adams, ID3,9762%100%
Lewis, ID3,8211%100%
Butte, ID2,8913%100%
Camas, ID1,1171%100%
Clark, ID9822%100%

Top 50 Cities in Area Code 986

CityTotal Population% of 986% of City
Boise City, ID205,6710%100%
Nampa, ID81,5570%100%
Meridian, ID75,0920%100%
Idaho Falls, ID56,8130%100%
Pocatello, ID54,2550%100%
Caldwell, ID46,2370%100%
Coeur d'Alene, ID44,1370%100%
Twin Falls, ID44,1250%100%
Lewiston, ID31,8940%100%
Post Falls, ID27,5740%100%
Rexburg, ID25,4840%100%
Moscow, ID23,8000%100%
Eagle, ID19,9080%100%
Kuna, ID15,2100%100%
Mountain Home, ID14,2060%100%
Chubbuck, ID13,9220%100%
Ammon, ID13,8160%100%
Hayden, ID13,2940%100%
Blackfoot, ID11,8990%100%
Garden City, ID10,9720%100%
Jerome, ID10,8900%100%
Burley, ID10,3450%100%
Hailey, ID7,9600%100%
Payette, ID7,4330%100%
Sandpoint, ID7,3650%100%
Rathdrum, ID6,8260%100%
Emmett, ID6,5570%100%
Star, ID5,7930%100%
Rupert, ID5,5540%100%
Middleton, ID5,5240%100%
Weiser, ID5,5070%100%
Preston, ID5,2040%100%
Fruitland, ID4,6840%100%
American Falls, ID4,4570%100%
Shelley, ID4,4090%100%
Buhl, ID4,1220%100%
Rigby, ID3,9450%100%
Lincoln, ID3,6470%100%
Gooding, ID3,5670%100%
St. Anthony, ID3,5420%100%
Kimberly, ID3,2640%100%
Mountain Home AFB, ID3,2380%100%
Fort Hall, ID3,2010%100%
Orofino, ID3,1420%100%
Grangeville, ID3,1410%100%
Salmon, ID3,1120%100%
Heyburn, ID3,0890%100%
Soda Springs, ID3,0580%100%
McCall, ID2,9910%100%
Wendell, ID2,7820%100%

Sources: North American Numbering Plan Administration (NANPA), telecom providers, and the U.S. Census Bureau.