978 Area Code Prefixes
978 Area Code Map and Stats

Top cities with a 978 Area Code

Where is the 978 Area Code?

The 978 Area Code (or Area Code 978) is located in the state of MA. Area Code 978 is one of the 269 3-digit telephone area codes in the USA. It covers roughly 477 unique phone numbers and 740 individuals near the city of Acton

Location & Map

Most numbers within Area Code 978 are located in the following cities: Acton, Concord, Wilmington, Lawrence, North Reading, Sudbury, Peabody, Hudson, Topsfield, Billerica, Bolton, Salem, Lowell, Danvers, Newburyport, Tyngsboro, Leominster, Haverhill, Gloucester, Beverly, South Hamilton, Georgetown, Ipswich, Maynard, Andover, Athol, Ashburnham, Barre, North Billerica, Groton, Baldwinville, Petersham, Sterling, Winchendon, Townsend, Westford, West Newbury, Rockport, Orange, Gardner, Littleton, Fitchburg, Merrimac, Clinton, Amesbury, Harvard, Ashby, Berlin, Ayer, Shirley, Princeton, Rowley, Pepperell, Methuen, Manchester, Westminster, Lynn, Lunenburg, Essex, Hubbardston, Tewksbury, Atlanta, Dracut, Syracuse, Bellingham, O Fallon.

Time Zone & Current Time

The 978 area code lies within the Eastern Standard Time (or EST). The current time in Eastern Standard Time is 08:37 AM on 03/31/2015.

Top Cities

Acton, Concord, Wilmington, Lawrence, Wilmington, Acton, North Reading, Lawrence, Sudbury, Peabody, Hudson, Topsfield, Wilmington, Billerica, Bolton, Sudbury, Sudbury, Salem, and Lowell

Population Demographics

The 978 Area Code is one of the telephone area codes supported by Spokeo's Reverse Phone Lookup technology. Spokeo's reverse phone lookup functions much like a personal caller-ID system, and can identify the owner of virtually any phone number in the continental United States. Spokeo gathers hundreds of millions of listed phone records and potentially presents the owner's full name, address, email, photos, and any other information that may be associated with the record. Try searching for any 978 Area Code phone number today, and discover what Spokeo can do for you.


Acton, MA
Neighborhood statistics for Acton, MA
Avg. Property Value
Avg. Household Income
Top Occupations
65% Management
21% Sales
Average Age
59 years old
51% Female
Top Ethnicities
89% Caucasian
4% Other

About Acton, MA

Acton is a suburban town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States about twenty-one miles west-northwest of Boston along Route 2 west of Concord and about ten miles (18 km) southwest of Lowell. The population was 21,924 at the 2010 census. It is bordered by Westford and Littleton to the north, Concord and Carlisle to the east, Stow and Maynard to the south, and Boxborough to the west. Acton became an incorporated town in 1735. The town employs the Open Town Meeting form of government with a Town Manager and an elected, 5-member Board of Selectmen. Acton was named the [http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/bplive/2009/snapshots/CS2500380.html/ 16th Best Place To Live] among small towns in the country by Money Magazine in 2009, and the local high school, Acton-Boxborough Regional High School, was named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education in 2009.