Other cities in the 269 area code include: Benton Harbor, Schoolcraft, Albion, Three Rivers, Hastings, Marshall, Paw Paw, Dowagiac, Allegan, South Haven, Buchanan, Wayland, Constantine, Otsego, Richland, Nottawa, Plainwell, White Pigeon, Decatur, Middleville, Colon, Lawrence, Bellevue, Bloomingdale, Covert, Baroda, Hopkins, Martin, Mendon, Vicksburg, Burr Oak, Hartford, Climax, Athens, Three Oaks, Marcellus, Fulton, Bridgman, Jonesville, Woodland, Galesburg, Sodus, Mattawan, New Buffalo, and Lawton.
Kalamazoo / ˌ k æ l ə m ə ˈ z uː / is a city in the southwest region of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is the county seat of Kalamazoo County. As of the 2010 census, Kalamazoo had a total population of 74,262. Kalamazoo is the major city of the Kalamazoo-Portage Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of 335,340 as of 2015. Kalamazoo is equidistant from the major American cities of Chicago and Detroit, each less than 150 miles away.One of Kalamazoo's most notable features is the Kalamazoo Mall, an outdoor pedestrian shopping mall. The city created the mall in 1959 by closing part of Burdick Street to auto traffic, although two of the mall's four blocks have been reopened to auto traffic since 1999.
Battle Creek is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, in northwest Calhoun County, at the confluence of the Kalamazoo and Battle Creek rivers. It is the principal city of the Battle Creek, Michigan Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses all of Calhoun County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 52,347, while the MSA population was 136,146.
Portage is a city in Kalamazoo County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 46,292 in the 2010 census. It is the smaller of the two main cities included in the Kalamazoo-Portage Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of 326,589 as of 2010. Portage is adjacent to the southern boundary of the City of Kalamazoo. The city was incorporated from the entirety of the former Portage Township on December 31, 1963.There are two public high schools in Portage, Portage Central and Portage Northern. The pharmaceutical company Pfizer also has manufacturing operations located there, which in recent years has caused much controversy due to layoffs.
The 269 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 4:32 AM on Jul 07, 2020.