When your local business presence isn’t enough, Nextiva takes you where your customers are.
Nextiva digital phone systems will help your business expand in the second largest city in Connecticut. New Haven has an estimated population of 129,000 and covers 20 square miles on the Long Island Sound. Located in New Haven County in the southern part of the state, area code 203 is home to the Fairfield and Litchfield counties as well. A New Haven area code is an asset to any business because it’s in the New York metropolitan area and sits 40 miles from Hartford, 87 miles from New York City, and 158 miles from Boston.
The city was officially incorporated in 1784 and began to boom during the industrial revolution. The cotton gin was created in New Haven and it quickly became a manufacturing powerhouse on the East Coast. Then, the city’s population growth slowed after World War II and it experienced an economic decline. However, in recent decades New Haven has been on the rise again with revitalization projects that lead it back to stability.
The New Haven area code is home to two Fortune 1000 headquarters. Alexion Pharmaceuticals was ranked #714 on the 2017 list, and Knights of Columbus, a Catholic fraternal service organization, came in at #880 in the recent roundup. Outside of these, New Haven is known for fostering many service-based industries like education and healthcare. Trade, transportation, and utilities are the second biggest industry, followed by government, manufacturing, and professional and business services rounding out the top five.
Yale University is based in the city and the largest employer in area code 203, and the Yale-New Haven Hospital comes in second. Other major players in New Haven include Southern Connecticut State University, United Illuminating, an electric distribution company, Assa Abloy, a lock manufacturer, and Higher One, a financial tech company.
Future job growth in the New Haven area code is predicted at 34%, but right now the unemployment rate is higher than average at 7.7%. The average household income in area code 203 in $34,000, which is significantly lower than the US average of $53,000, and only 15% of the residents make over $100,000 each year. The most common occupation in New Haven is educational services, followed by health care and social assistance, with accommodation, food services rounding out the top three list.
Verizon listed New Haven as one of the top 10 cities in America for tech start-ups, and in 2012 the city was ranked #7 on the Forbes list of “America’s 20 Dirtiest Cities.” Some of the popular events in the New Haven area code every year are the Cherry Blossom festival, the Craft EXPO, the New Haven Grand Prix, and the Coast to Coast Winter Wine Trail.
A New Haven area code is a great way to expand your business in Connecticut. Area code 203 is now possible for companies in any location with Nextiva VoIP services. Nextiva digital phone systems require no extra equipment, so you can get instant activation with just one call. All you have to do is choose the number you want or roll area code 203 onto your existing business phone, and you can get started today. Then, it’s possible to answer local calls on smartphones, tablets, or desktop computers from anywhere in the world!
Every Nextiva package also comes with extra PBX features to help your business run smoother. Provide better to your customers when you work with Nextiva, because you’ll also get access to call recording, conference calls, and voicemail to email capabilities. Additionally, your business can install the Nextiva Auto Attendant for no extra cost. The prerecorded software helps get every caller to the correct extension, while also saving time and money for your business.
Staying in control of your New Haven area code is now easier than ever with the NextOS software. Whether you purchase area code 203 or numbers across the country, this easy-to-use system will keep you in control. Manage all of your users, features, and billing in one place, with the freedom to access it anywhere in the world. You can also explore add-on features like Nextiva Analytics, to get an in-depth look at your callers and better understand your customer base.
Finally, when you’re ready to grow, Nextiva is by your side. The flexible upgrade option means that you’re not locked into any package, and can add the area codes you want, when you want them. Additionally, each number comes at an affordable price so businesses with any budget can expand with ease, and rest assured knowing the “no hidden fee” guarantee protects you from any extra charges.
With Nextiva, everything you need is in one place. Every New Haven area code comes with powerful PBX features, easy-to-use software, transparent billing, and amazing customer service. Nextiva prides itself on cultivating a responsive customer support department, and the team is here seven days a week to troubleshoot any issues that arise.
When your business is ready to grow in Connecticut, a New Haven area code is the solution. It will give your business access to the local economy in the coastal city, and even help you tap into the New York metropolitan area. Start with area code 203, and explore more options as Nextiva digital phone systems make it easy to expand in every state.
So, what are you waiting for? Try Nextiva VoIP services, and get started with instant activation today!
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