612 area code - Get a Minneapolis, Minnesota local phone number

Call and text from a separate Minneapolis business phone number on your favorite device using OpenPhone. All you need is a WiFi connection. Easily sign up for a new 612 area code number in a few minutes. Then easily customize voicemail messages, business hours, contacts, and anything else you need to serve your customers.

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OpenPhone helps business owners start their businesses in local areas like area code 612. 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 612 unique. Here are some of the most important details you need to know:

Area code 612 covers: Minneapolis, Fort Snelling, St. Anthony, and Richfield. Its main city is Minneapolis, Minnesota. If you head to Minneapolis, you’ll be among the 429,954 residents of this area code’s biggest town.

This area code touches 1 other codes. It also borders 1 other counties, including Hennepin counties. Nearby area codes are 320 (St. Cloud, MN), 507 (Rochester, MN), 651 (St. Paul, MN), 763 (Brooklyn Park, MN), and 952 (Bloomington, MN).

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Use local numbers to help your business succeed.

With a local 612 phone number, you can effectively get in front of the right people and establish a foothold in the Minneapolis, MN area.

The biggest business trends in
area code 612

What kinds of businesses thrive in area code 612? 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 612:

This area is located in Central Standard Time. Its major city, Minneapolis, is located in Minneapolis, MN, and its population rose 0.18% from 2019 to 2020. The county’s unemployment rate is 6.6%. Minneapolis households rake in roughly $93,145 per year.

Minneapolis’ new business applications spiked 19.00% from 2019 to 2020, and the startup survival rate for the state is 80.10%.

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 Minneapolis: Target, University of Minnesota, Wells Fargo, Unitedhealth Group, U.S. Bank, Medtronic, 3M Health Care, Best Buy, Fairview Health Services, State of Minnesota.

Minneapolis also ranked 10 for the most connected cities in America.

Ready to grow your presence in the Minneapolis area? Start your free seven-day trial of OpenPhone now. You can start calling and texting from your local 612 area code number immediately, with no new hardware.

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Whether you're looking for a local Minneapolis or North American toll-free number,
getting started is simple.

See which specific 612 phone numbers are available and claim your own Minneapolis, MN 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 612 phone number


Enter your email address or sign in with your Google account.


Then search by city (Minneapolis, MN) or area code (612) to select a specific local number.


Verify your account via credit card (you won’t be charged until your trial ends, cancel anytime.)


Use the OpenPhone browser app or download the desktop apps or mobile apps.

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Why do businesses sign up for a virtual 612 number with OpenPhone
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Get up and running quickly

Activate a new 612 area code phone number in 612, 612, in just a few minutes. Your existing number won’t see any service interruptions, and we do all the work. Get more than one number to use for people, teams, or locations immediately. There are no waiting periods, no stores to navigate, and no hidden fees.

Once you’re here, calling and texting to the US or Canada is free. You can use your local number anywhere, even if you work outside of 612, Minneapolis and the US.

You can use your number on a smartphone or computer since all you need is an internet connection. Manage conversations in your inbox wherever you work using your preferred device; OpenPhone works with your laptop, computer, tablet, and smart phone

Separate what’s work and what’s personal

OpenPhone lets business owners take control over how and where they work while staying local for their customers. Personal numbers remain private and your favorite device is ready to call using your new work phone number.

Stay professional at work, but mute notifications after hours. Your personal calls come through on your personal line, but that doesn’t mean you have to be on-call for business at all hours.

When you sign up for multiple phone numbers using OpenPhone, you’ll always see which calls are coming from your personal line and which are from specific business telephone numbers.

OpenPhone’s modern business phone features give you powerful tools to do more business in area code 612.

Deliver a better customer experience faster

OpenPhone’s modern app gives businesses the features they used to get from a complicated PBX system. You can use phone menus so customers can direct their own calls to team members that can help best. Setting up or updating a phone menu as needed is simple.

And getting your team on board is just as easy. You can activate new numbers instantaneously, assign them to teammates, and even share a main phone number. With shared numbers, your team can:

  • share responsibility for answering calls and messages
  • access go-to message templates that make answering common inquiries a snap
  • collaborate on any communication through internal threads and mentions
  • respond quickly — all voicemails, call history, and texts are in a single view with each contact

To help provide a professional presence with your new number, you can customize your caller ID. Plus, easily set up separate voicemail greetings for when your team is working and off.

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