970 area code - Get a Fort Collins, Colorado local phone number

Get an area code 970 number for your business with OpenPhone. OpenPhone gives you a local business phone number across the US and Canada, including area code 970. No extra hardware is necessary through OpenPhone — easily add a new virtual number to your existing smartphone, tablet, or computer to start calling and texting through a simple, modern app. Then customize your phone settings in minutes to streamline your communication.

Pricing for a 970 number starts at just $15 per user per month with OpenPhone.

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OpenPhone helps business owners start their businesses in local areas like area code 970. You can sign up for a phone number that lets you look local no matter where you travel and build loyalty with residents. You’ll be part of the neighborhood, calling from a familiar area code shows you’re committed to the community. A local phone number also makes it easier to get through to residents. It’s more convenient to place a local call — it’s more intriguing to pick up a local call, too.

Your business can benefit from a local phone number if you serve local customers. You look knowledgeable about local norms, from real estate to slab grading. For many small businesses, having a local presence instills trust.

There’s plenty that makes area code 970 unique. Here are some of the most important details you need to know:

Area code 970 covers: Grand Junction, Aspen, Durango, Estes Park, Fort Collins, Frisco, Glenwood Springs, Greeley, Purgatory, Steamboat Springs, Telluride, Vail, Rocky Mountain National Park, Dinosaur National Monument, and most of north-central, south-central, and western Colorado. Its main city is Fort Collins, Colorado. If you head to Fort Collins, you’ll be among the 169,810 residents of this area code’s biggest town.

This area code touches 31 other codes. It also borders 31 other counties, including Larimer, Weld, Mesa, Garfield, Eagle, La Plata, Montrose, Delta, Morgan, and Summit counties. Nearby area codes are 303/720 (Denver, CO), 307 (Wyoming), 308 (Grand Island, NE), 402/531 (Omaha, NE), 435 (St. George, UT), 505 (Albuquerque, NM), 575 (Las Cruces, NM), 580 (Lawton, OK), 719 (Colorado Springs, CO), 785 (Topeka, KS), and 928 (Yuma, AZ).

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Use local numbers to help your business succeed.

With a local 970 phone number, you can effectively get in front of the right people and establish a foothold in the Fort Collins, CO area.

The biggest business trends in
area code 970

What kinds of businesses thrive in area code 970? Are customers moving in — or heading to more prosperous locales? For lots of new businesses, knowing what the area’s largest industries and employers are can help determine what kinds of resources are available to help them grow, just as these businesses did. Check out the following key facts and trends within area code 970:

This area is located in Mountain Standard Time. Its major city, Fort Collins, is located in Fort Collins, CO, and its population fell -0.01% from 2019 to 2020. The county’s unemployment rate is 6.3%. Fort Collins households rake in roughly $91,635 per year.

Fort Collins’ new business applications spiked 2.00% from 2019 to 2020, and the startup survival rate for the state is 76.90%.

Startups here join a business environment dominated by these three industries:
  • Educational services, and health care and social assistance
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services

They find themselves among the top ten employers in Fort Collins: Colorado State University, Poudre School District, Uchealth, City of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Thompson School District, Hewlett-Packard, Uchealth, Banner Health, Woodward, Inc..

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Whether you're looking for a local Fort Collins or North American toll-free number,
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See which specific 970 phone numbers are available and claim your own Fort Collins, CO number by signing up for a free trial. Here’s how it works: using our service, you can easily set up your local phone number without the need to install any additional hardware. Easily download and install our app, and find the right numbers for your business.

How to get a 970 phone number


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Then search by city (Fort Collins, CO) or area code (970) to select a specific local number.


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Why do businesses sign up for a virtual 970 number with OpenPhone
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Go anywhere, appear local in 970

Obtain a local 970 phone number easily in 970, 970. Or port your existing phone number over with no service interruptions. It takes just minutes and is done for you. Once your number is activated, OpenPhone works on any device. Get a phone number and start calling and texting quickly, managing your conversations from an easy-to-use inbox. OpenPhone has apps you can access from a tablet, computer, or smartphone.

OpenPhone works from almost anywhere across the globe, so you can travel or live overseas — and still appear local. Chat with clients across state borders or from a coworking space across continents. All it takes is an internet connection.

Don’t live in the area code that you want a number for? No problem. You can still use your number anywhere without incurring typical long-distance charges. Calling and texting to any US or Canadian number is free with OpenPhone.

Leave a strong impression

Even if you’re working on the road, you can keep conversations organized and professional with OpenPhone. When you’re off, you can automatically mute business notifications after hours.

Easily add a phone menu, caller ID, and business voicemail greetings. That way, you can make a great impression on callers. While your business ID helps customers recognize your calls, your private number is always safe. Just because you’re using a personal device doesn’t mean your cell phone number is visible to customers. Incoming calls to your device show as an OpenPhone number so you can easily see what’s for work and what isn’t.

Sign up for multiple OpenPhone numbers, and always know which calls to your cell phone are for which specific OpenPhone numbers, or are personal.

Easily scale your phone system as your team grows

Get as many phone numbers as your business needs. Spin up new numbers in an instant to expand to new markets or assign any number to a specific teammate. Any numbers are ready to use without visiting a store or sitting on hold with customer service.

Your team can split the responsibility of answering incoming calls and messages by working from a shared number. When you share access, your team can stay aligned and work together to address messages. Assign out tasks and collaborate using threads. And stay responsive in record time by saving go-to message templates as snippets for common queries.

With a local business telephone number in area code 970, it’s easy to appear local and expand your company’s presence in the region. Support your growth by using OpenPhone, the #1 business phone solution on G2.

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