Other cities in the 979 area code include: Brenham, Freeport, El Campo, Clute, Wharton, Hempstead, Sealy, Giddings, La Grange, Hearne, Caldwell, Bellville, West Columbia, Sweeny, Eagle Lake, Columbus, Brazoria, Needville, Schulenburg, Hallettsville, East Bernard, Weimar, Danbury, Franklin, Somerville, Wallis, Lexington, Calvert, San Felipe, Beasley, Orchard, Kendleton, Industry, Burton, Fayetteville, Carmine, and Round Top.
Bryan is a city in Brazos County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 76,201. It is the county seat of Brazos County and is located in the heart of the Brazos Valley (southeast Central Texas). It borders the city of College Station, which lies to its south. Together they are referred to as the Bryan–College Station metropolitan area, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in Texas, containing around 190,000 people.
College Station is a city in Brazos County, Texas, situated in East-Central Texas in the heart of the Brazos Valley, in the center of the region known as Texas Triangle. It is 90 miles (140 kilometers) northwest of Houston and 87 miles (140 km) northeast of Austin. As of the 2010 census, College Station had a population of 93,857, which had increased to an estimated population of 100,050 as of July 2013. College Station and Bryan together make up the Bryan-College Station metropolitan area, the 15th-largest metropolitan area in Texas with 228,660 people as of the 2010 census.College Station (oftentimes called "CStat" by students) is home to the main campus of Texas A&M University, the flagship institution of the Texas A&M University System.
Angleton is a city in and the county seat of Brazoria County, Texas, United States, within the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. Angleton lies at the intersection of State Highway 288, State Highway 35, and the Union Pacific Railroad. The population was 18,862 at the 2010 census. Angleton is in the 14th congressional district, and is represented by Republican Congressman Randy Weber.
The 979 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 4:35 AM on Jul 07, 2020.