Area code 757

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Area codes 304 and 681 Area code 540 Area code 202 Area codes 571 and 703 Area code 276 Area code 434 Area codes 410 and 443 Area code 804 Area code 252The area colored red indicates the southeast corner of Virginia served by area code 757
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The North American telephone area code 757 is a NANPA telephone area code covering the southeast corner of Virginia. It was established July 1, 1996, as a split from area code 804.

The region within its service area includes the following:

Before the implementation of number pooling, 757 was projected to run out of numbers as early as 2002. A plan was developed that would have allowed an overlay in the Hampton Roads metro area leaving all of the Eastern Shore in 757; however, this plan was never implemented and the area code is not projected to reach full capacity until sometime in 2015.[1]

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Virginia area codes: 276, 434, 540, 571, 703, 757, 804
North: 804, 410/443
West: 434 area code 757 East: Atlantic Ocean
South: 252
Maryland area codes: 240/301, 410/443/667
North Carolina area codes: 252, 336, 704, 828, 910, 919, 980