509 area code - Get a Spokane, Washington local phone number

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With just a few clicks, you can sign up for a phone number and start building your presence in any area code you like, from coast to coast. A local number helps you establish that your business is part of the community. Plus, most people are more receptive to calls from their local area code.

From population to big cities, adjacent area codes, and nearby counties, let’s look at some of the most important details on area code 509:

The heart of area code 509 and its largest city is Spokane, Washington. With a population of 228,989 people, many callers in this area code hail from the greater Spokane County area. But that’s not all there is to area code 509. The area code covers outlying regions as well. It includes portions of all of eastern Washington, including Spokane, Ellensburg, Pullman, the Tri-Cities area, Walla Walla, Wenatchee, and Yakima.

Area code 509 touches 22 different counties, including Spokane, Yakima, Benton, Grant, Franklin, Chelan, Walla Walla, Whitman, Stevens, and Okanogan counties.

You can find other major cities in nearby area codes like 208/986 (Idaho), 236/778 (Vancouver, BC), 250 (Kelowna, BC), 253 (Tacoma, WA), 360/564 (Vancouver, WA), 425 (Bellevue, WA), 458/541 (Eugene, OR), 503/971 (Portland, OR), 587/825 (Calgary, AB), and 604 (Vancouver, BC).

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Use local numbers to help your business succeed.

With a local 509 phone number, you can effectively get in front of the right people and establish a foothold in the Spokane, WA area.

The biggest business trends in
area code 509

What kinds of businesses thrive in area code 509? 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 509:

This area is located in Pacific Standard Time. Its major city, Spokane, is located in Spokane, WA, and its population saw no change from 2019 to 2020. The county’s unemployment rate is 8.8%. Spokane households rake in roughly $71,691 per year.

Spokane’ new business applications spiked 9.00% from 2019 to 2020, and the startup survival rate for the state is 63.40%.

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 Spokane: Spokane Public Schools, Eastern Washington University, Providence Health & Services, Gonzaga University, United States Air Force, Avista, Washington State University, Community Colleges of Spokane, City of Spokane, Spokane County.

Ready to grow your presence in the Spokane area? Start your free seven-day trial of OpenPhone now. You can start calling and texting from your local 509 area code number immediately, with no new hardware.

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

See which specific 509 phone numbers are available and claim your own Spokane, WA 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 509 phone number


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


Then search by city (Spokane, WA) or area code (509) 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 509 number with OpenPhone
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Get up and running quickly

Activate a new 509 area code phone number in 509, 509, 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 509, Spokane 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 509.

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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