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A Philadelphia area code is an asset to businesses throughout the United States because it gives you access to the 6th largest city in the country. Philadelphia is also the biggest city in Pennsylvania with a population of 1.5 million people. It covers 142 square miles in Philadelphia County and area code 215 and 267 includes parts of the Bucks and Montgomery counties as well. The city is located along the Delaware River in the southeastern part of the state, 97 miles from New York, 106 miles from Baltimore, and 140 miles from Washington, D.C.
Philadelphia was founded by William Penn in 1682 and is one of the oldest cities in the United States. The Declaration of Independence was signed in the city, and it hosted many other major events in the country’s early history. Throughout the 1800’s the city’s population grew along with the textile industry and the economy continued to strengthen and diversify throughout the 20th century. Although the population peaked in the 1950’s, the decline has now ended and Philadelphia sits comfortably as the 6th largest city in the United States.
The Philadelphia area code is home to three Fortune 500 companies and two more on the Fortune 1000 list. Comcast was ranked 31 on the 2017 list, followed by Aramark, a food service company, at 192, Crown Holdings, a metal container company, at 333, Urban Outfitters at 645 and FMC, a chemical manufacturing corporation, at 681.
The information tech industry is big in area code 215 and 267, along with finance, banking, biotech, manufacturing, health, and tourism. Education also plays an important role in the economy, and the city is home to the University of Pennsylvania, Temple University, and many others. According to a 2017 list from the Philadelphia Business Journal, the five biggest employers in the Philadelphia area code are the University of Pennsylvania and Health System, Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, Comcast Corporation, Drexel University, and Mainline Health.
The unemployment rate in the Philadelphia area code is 6.9%, which is higher than the US national average of 5.2%. However, the city is expecting job growth of 37% in the coming years. The average household income in area code 215 and 267 is $37,000, which comes in significantly under the US average of $53,000, and only 14% of the population brings in over $100,000 a year. The most common occupations for Philadelphia residents is health care and social assistance, followed by retail trade and educational services.
Philadelphia was ranked #15 on the Forbes list of “America’s Coolest Cities” in 2012. It was also chosen as the 2nd best place to visit in the country by US News and World Report in 2017. Some of the biggest events that take place in the Philadelphia area code every year are the Philadelphia Auto Show, the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, the Philadelphia Science Festival, and Philly Tech Week.
Nextiva digital phone systems allow businesses to expand with area codes across the country. Instead of opening a new location or hiring a second team, you can grow your company in Pennsylvania with a Philadelphia area code. Area code 215 and 267 require zero extra equipment, so all you need to do is choose your business number to get started. Then, you can answer local calls on any device connected to the internet and stay in the loop from anywhere in the world.
Every Nextiva package also comes with standard PBX features to help you run your business better. Keep your customers and employees happy with the voicemail to email services, call recording, and conference call capabilities that come with every Philadelphia area code. Additionally, your business will give a professional impression to every customer with the Nextiva Auto Attendant, and the prerecorded software will ensure every caller ends up at the correct extension.
Nextiva also helps even the biggest businesses stay organized with the exclusive NextOS software. It lets you access all of your users, features, and billing in one place, so you can stay in control from anywhere in the world.
Then, when you’re ready to grow, Nextiva makes it easy. Just explore the flexible upgrade systems to get started. Begin with area code 215 and 267 and expand across the country by buying only the area codes you need, when you need them. The affordable pricing means that businesses with any budget have room to grow, and the “no hidden fees” guarantee ensures that you’ll never find extra charges on your bill.
Customers across the country rely on Nextiva to keep their businesses up and running, and the company takes that seriously. That’s why the 100% in-house customer service department is available seven days a week to make sure your system is always working perfectly. Call with any question and the expert team will walk you through the solution every step of the way until it’s resolved to your satisfaction. They even answer 95% of calls by the second ring, because they know your time is valuable.
A Philadelphia area code is within reach for every business with Nextiva digital phone systems. The VoIP services can connect you to area code 215 and 267 no matter where in the country your office is located, and help you improve your business with PBX features, NextOS software, and a responsive customer service team.
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