Area Code "570" Details & History:
Area code 570 is a Commonwealth of Pennsylvania telephone area code which serves the northeast corner of the state including the cities of Williamsport, Wilkes-Barre, and Scranton. Area code 570 was split from area code 717 on December 5, 1998. Pennsylvania area code 570 has been in service since 1998. It has 480 landlines and 148 wireless prefixes (exchanges) serviced by 54 carriers. It covers 42 counties, 1,357 ZIP codes, and 347 cities, including Scranton, Wilkes Barre, Williamsport, Hazleton, Stroudsburg, East Stroudsburg, Kingston, Bloomsburg, and Pittston.
Counties served by this Area Code:
Bradford, Carbon, Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, and Wyoming!