Arkansas phone numbers

Need a Arkansas phone number for your business? Here’s our complete guide.
Arkansas phone number

A hub of diverse business opportunities

Arkansas, often recognized for its unparalleled natural beauty, is equally noteworthy as a thriving center for business. The Natural State's blend of traditional and emerging industries creates a versatile business network teeming with opportunity and ripe for innovation.

The proud birthplace of global powerhouses such as Walmart and Tyson Foods, Arkansas isn’t just the home of big-name corporations. The state is also home to a vibrant array of startups and small businesses. From artisan boutiques in quaint towns to high-tech firms nestled within the bustling city of Little Rock, the Arkansas business community thrives on diversity.

Emerging opportunities

Arkansas’ manufacturing industry creates nearly $20 billion per year and employs over 15 percent of the state’s population. Other traditional sectors like agriculture and retail also continue to hold strong, with the former bringing in $13.8 billion per year. However, emerging industries are swiftly reshaping the Arkansas business landscape. The tech sector, particularly software development and data analysis, is experiencing significant growth. The presence of innovation centres such as the Venture Center in Little Rock fosters this technological evolution, pushing boundaries and pioneering breakthroughs.

If you own or operate a business in Arkansas, acquiring a local phone area code is a crucial step for commercial growth.

Empowering entrepreneurs

Arkansas's entrepreneurial spirit runs deep. The state has put in place initiatives to bolster entrepreneurial endeavours, reflected in business-friendly regulations and competitive incentives like the Advantage Arkansas programme. This supportive environment allows startups and innovators to turn novel ideas into realities, contributing to Arkansas's vibrant and ever-evolving economy.

Depending on the area in Arkansas you want to reach, you can choose from any of these local phone numbers:

  • 479 phone numbers: This code covers the major cities of Fort Smith, Springdale, Bentonville, Rogers and Russellville.
  • 501 phone numbers: Arkansas’s capital city, Little Rock, is under this code, as well as Hot Springs, Benton and Conway.
  • 870 phone numbers: Jonesboro, Pine Bluff and Texarkana are the most popular cities in this area code.

Which Arkansas phone numbers can you choose?

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Area code 479 is located in northwestern Arkansas and covers Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 501 is located in central Arkansas and covers Little Rock, North Little Rock, and Conway. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 870 serves most of Arkansas except the central and northwest regions occupied by Little Rock, Hot Springs, Fort Smith, and Fayetteville. It includes the cities of Jonesboro, Pine Bluff, and Texarkana. It is the only area code that serves the area.

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A unique Southern flair

Arkansas's unique Southern culture fosters a sense of community and trust – essential elements for any successful business. This cultural ethos, coupled with a thriving artistic scene and rich history, makes Arkansas a place where businesses can connect with their customers on a deeper level, enhancing brand reputation and trust.

A robust education system is critical for sustainable economic growth and Arkansas understands this well. Renowned educational institutions like the University of Arkansas, known for being a consistently high-ranking public school, are committed to nurturing a highly-skilled workforce, preparing graduates to meet the demands of a dynamic economy.

The geographic diversity of Arkansas also contributes to its economic vitality. The state's fertile plains are perfect for agricultural activities, while its central location and well-connected transport links make it a hub for logistics. Tourist destinations, including the 5,550-acre nature retreat Hot Springs National Park, stimulate the hospitality and tourism sector. Even the serene Ozark Mountains contribute to the economy, offering opportunities for tourism, recreation and resource extraction.

Venture capital and investment

The vibrant startup scene in Arkansas attracts ample venture capital and private equity investments. These financial infusions fuel growth and innovation, ensuring businesses in Arkansas have the resources they need to thrive and expand.

Today, local connections matter more than ever. Having a local presence can significantly enhance your business's reputation and customer relations. Utilising a local phone number, especially those tied to prominent Arkansas areas such as Fort Smith and Jonesboro, can foster stronger connections with the local market.

Arkansas is its own world, teeming with business potential and growth opportunities. With its supportive environment and versatile economy, it truly is a place where businesses can flourish.

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FAQs: Arkansas local numbers

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

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

Can I only get area codes within Arkansas (AR)?

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 AR number, is that possible?

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

Can I use my Arkansas 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?

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