Alabama phone numbers

Get a local Alabama phone number quickly and easily.
Alabama phone number

Make your business more credible in the Yellowhammer State

In the Yellowhammer State, with its plentiful opportunities, an Alabama phone number can boost your business credibility and appeal to local customers. Alabama's flourishing business landscape, ripe with support networks and free development centres, provides the ideal backdrop for your business growth. An Alabama phone number equipped with advanced communication features offers an affordable solution to your business needs.

Benefit from Alabama's business-friendly climate

With a GDP exceeding $200 billion, Alabama showcases its business-friendly environment, attracting automobile giants like Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai and Honda. However, the state's welcoming business climate doesn't stop at large corporations; it extends to small businesses, providing them with excellent growth opportunities.

Chalkboard provides six area codes for Alabama, facilitating your expansion into these markets without requiring a physical presence. With our app, secure a 256 phone number for cities like Huntsville and Decatur or any other Alabama phone number, enabling you to make calls, send messages and share your number with your team.

Engage locally in the heart of Dixie

Alabama boasts over 330,000 businesses, employing around two million people across various industries including hospitals, automobile dealers, big-box retailers and commercial banking. With a local Alabama phone number, you can effortlessly integrate into this thriving economy, cultivating leads and serving customers as a true Alabama entity.

Alabama is also a rising star in aerospace and defence, hosting NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and a significant portion of the U.S. defence industry. Meanwhile, its robust agricultural sector, particularly in poultry and livestock, sets a strong foundation for food-related businesses. Alabama's impressive steel production and chemical manufacturing sectors offer fertile ground for businesses in these areas. The state's thriving port in Mobile provides a strategic advantage for import-export businesses, while world-class universities and research institutions foster a talented and innovative workforce.

Which Alabama phone numbers can you choose?

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Area code 205 is located in Alabama and covers Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Hoover. It has a single overlay (659) that serves the same area.


Area code 251 is located in southeastern Alabama and covers Mobile, Prichard, and Daphne. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 256 is located in northeastern Alabama and covers Huntsville, Decatur, and Madison. It has a single overlay (938) that serves the same area.


Area code 334 is located in southeastern Alabama and covers Montgomery, Dothan, and Auburn. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 659 is located in Alabama and covers Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Hoover. It is an overlay for area code 205 and serves the same area.


Area code 938 is located in northeastern Alabama and covers Huntsville, Decatur, and Madison. It is an overlay for area code 256 and serves the same area.

How to use your Alabama phone number

Just install the app, choose your new phone numbers and start calling & messaging with the whole team straight away.

Choose business phone numbers

Choose the virtual Alabama phone number that you like and secure it instantly. There's no setup fees.

Install the app

It's available on the Apple App Store® (for iPhone®), or on Google Play (for Android phones such as Samsung).

Customise your virtual numbers

Set up your customisable auto-replies and voicemails. Don’t worry if you miss something, you can always make changes later. There are no extra charge for features or calls.

Invite the team

With a few more taps, you can invite the rest of your team. When a call comes in, anyone in the team can pick up. It also allows anyone in the team to make calls from the number and send/reply to SMS.

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Local Alabama phone numbers: Connecting you to prime areas

Alabama's central location, diverse economy and well-developed transportation infrastructure foster a conducive business environment. Chalkboard’s Alabama phone numbers offer connectivity to prime areas:

205: Expand your reach to Alabama's largest city with a 205 phone number, allowing you to tap into the thriving business scene of Birmingham, as well as Tuscaloosa and Hoover, sharing this area code with the 659 overlay.

251: Enhance your business presence in southeastern Alabama by securing a 251 phone number, enabling you to connect with the historic city of Mobile, along with Prichard and Daphne.

256: Capture the innovation-driven market of Huntsville, Decatur, and Madison with a 256 phone number. This area code, shared with the 938 overlay, positions your business in the heart of northeastern Alabama's technological hub.

334: Align your business with southeastern Alabama's economic growth by adopting a 334 phone number, facilitating local ties in Montgomery, Dothan and Auburn.

659: Boost your business's credibility in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Hoover with a 659 phone number, serving the same area as the 205 area code and reinforcing your local presence.

938: Broaden your business footprint in northeastern Alabama with a 938 phone number, an overlay for 256 phone number, and create valuable connections in Huntsville, Decatur and Madison.

Even during the pandemic, Alabama secured $5 billion in capital investment, indicating the unwavering trust of investors. Leverage this investment-friendly climate with a Chalkboard Alabama phone number, tailored for small businesses and not requiring any new device.

Our Alabama phone numbers come with advanced marketing and customer service features that can improve customer acquisition and service. With capabilities like group broadcasts and auto-reply, your marketing can reach new heights. Best of all, these features come via a virtual number that's affordable, user-friendly and can power your business in the Heart of Dixie.

The easy way to share phone numbers with your team

Chalkboard gives you all the business calling and messaging features you need, without a phone system.

Completely flexible

Text and call as a team with shared or private numbers. Flexible and simple.

Takes minutes to set up

No contracts, no phone system, no SIM cards, and no configuration. Just install the app and go!

All the features you need

Including missed call auto-reply, working hours, templates, and much more...

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Select your Alabama number, instant free setup

You can search and buy your new phone number now, with instant activation and free setup.

It's the easy way for your team to text and call together without the hassle and complexity of a phone system!

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FAQs: Alabama local numbers

Will I be able to use my Alabama area code number outside of Alabama?

Yes, that's a major benefit of using virtual local phone numbers. You'll be able to use your AL number from anywhere in the country (and even whilst you're out of the country!).

Can I only get area codes within Alabama (AL)?

We can provide virtual numbers for almost anywhere in the country. So you can choose a local virtual number in every area that you serve if you need.

I need more than one AL number, is that possible?

Yes, once you've chosen your first number and logged into the app, you can then add new virtual Alabama numbers with just a few taps, with instant setup.

Can I use my Alabama number for SMS (text messages)?

Your virtual number will be fully enabled for phone calls, and also text messaging. It's fully business ready. If you have a team, you can even share the number with others on your team.

How do I answer calls to my phone numbers?

You simply need to install our mobile app, and then you'll be able to receive calls, make calls, and send/reply to text messages too.

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