|Eastern Time (ET)
|Is Area Code 326 Toll Free?
|Beavercreek, Centerville, Dayton
Calls from a new area code seems really frightening especially if the caller asks for your personal information. Where is the call coming from? Is it linked with a scammer? Should I answer it? These are just some of the questions that pops up into your mind. The 326 number is a unique code that was established to provide service to a specific area across North America. Here are some commonly asked questions about the area code 326...
What is 326 number and where is it coming from?
The 326 number is a telephone area code in the North American Numbering Plan, and is used across North America. It was an overlay to area code 937, and was put in service on March 8, 2020.
Calls coming from area code 326 is located in the southwestern part of the state of Ohio and its surrounding cities.
Where is area code 326?
Area code 326 covers the state of Ohio including its cities, namely Beavercreek, Centerville, Dayton, Sidney, Trotwood, Fairborn, Huber Heights, Riverside, Piqua, Xenia, Troy, and Springfield.
Are calls from 326 numbers a scam?
Some scammers uses 326 numbers and would claim that they are from a company's customer service team. They uses this trick since there are a large number of 326 numbers used in companies and other businesses. They tend to gain your trust to acquired some of your personal information. There are also calls that applies charges just by answering the call.
If you ever receive a call from a new area code and claims that they are from a company's customer service team, look up on the internet the official site of the company and check if the number used for calling is present. If not, end the call instantly and block the number.
How do I block unwanted 326 numbers' calls?
If you want to block a 326 number, here is a quick guide on how to block it from your mobile device:
- First, go to your recent calls and click the "i" with a circle around it on the upper right corner of your phone's screen
- Next, scroll to the bottom to see "block this caller" and click it.
The procedure is quite similar to the iPhone users,
- First, go to your recent calls and click "details"
- After that, click "block number" to complete the process.
Are calls from area code 326 toll free?
The 326 numbers are not a toll free area. The cost of the charges that applies varies to the company on where you acquired your telecommunication services or any wireless communications services. Both international and local calls applies charges. You may ask the company for more information about this matter.
It is worth to repeat here that scammers could also be using a 326 number. Since businesses and companies also uses this numbers, they tend to claim and introduce their selves as from a customer service team. Make sure you check the website of the company to confirm the legitimacy of the number that was used for calling.