Other cities in the 972 area code include: Carrollton, Frisco, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Desoto, Rockwall, Waxahachie, Cleburne, Midlothian, Forney, Ennis, Terrell, Addison, Red Oak, Anna, Fate, Royse City, Princeton, Kaufman, Plano, Wilmer, Crandall, Venus, Farmersville, Lavon, Ferris, Palmer, Italy, Nevada, Maypearl, Prosper, Blue Ridge, Coppell, Milford, Scurry, Bardwell, Cedar Hill, Rosser, Weston, Flower Mound, Josephine, and Seagoville.
Dallas is a major city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is the most populous city in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city's population ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816.
Plano is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, located mostly within Collin County, but with a small portion that extends into Denton County, twenty miles northeast of downtown Dallas. The city of Plano is a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.The city's population was 269,776 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth most populous city in the state of Texas and the 70th most populous in the United States. The city is an affluent hub for many corporate headquarters, such as Alliance Data, Cinemark Theatres, Dell Services, Denbury Resources, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Ericsson, Frito-Lay, HP Enterprise Services, Huawei, J. C. Penney, Pizza Hut, Rent-A-Center, Traxxas, Siemens PLM Software, and Toyota Motors USA.
Garland is a city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is a large city northeast of Dallas and is a part of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, as well as a suburb of Dallas. It is located almost entirely within Dallas County, except a small portion located in Collin and Rockwall Counties. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 226,876, making it the 87th-most populous city in the United States of America and the 12th-most populous city in the state of Texas.
The 972 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 3:42 PM on Jul 11, 2020.