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With an estimated population of 535,000 people, Tucson is the second-largest city in Arizona behind Phoenix. The city covers 236 square miles in the southern part of the state and is the seat of Pima County. Area code 520 also includes some or all of the Santa Cruz, Cochise, Pinal, and Maricopa counties as well. Tucson is an important city in the “Arizona Sun Corridor” and sits 113 miles from Phoenix, 317 miles from El, Paso, Texas, and 60 miles from the Mexican border.
Tucson became a part of the US in 1856 and was incorporated in 1877. The University of Arizona was established in 1885 and became a major foundation for the economy and growth of the city. Arizona became a state in 1912 and the city continued to expand. Veterans also moved to Tucson in the early 1900’s to take advantage of the dry air to help with a plague of respiratory problems after World War I. The population almost doubled between 1950 and 1960 and area code 520 has seen steady growth in the past decades. Now Tucson is the second largest city in Arizona and the 33rd biggest city in the United States.
Tucson does not have any Fortune 500 Companies, but there are plenty of notable companies in the city. The top ten biggest employers in area code 520 are the University of Arizona, Raytheon Missile Systems, the State of Arizona, the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, the Tucson Unified School District, Pima County, Banner University Medical Center Tucson, US Customs and Border Protection, Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold, Inc., and Wal-Mart Stores.
Some of the largest industries in the Tucson area code are tourism, optics, defense, technology, and transport. The city is a hub for the Union Pacific Railroad and renewable energy industries are on the rise in Tucson as well.
The Tucson area code has an unemployment rate of 6.1%, which is higher than the US national average of 5.2%. However, the city is expecting future job growth of 35% in coming years. The average household income in area code 520 is $37,000, coming in under the US national average of $53,000, and over 11% of the population makes over $100,000 per year. Health care and social assistance is the most common occupation for residents in Tucson, followed by retail trade and educational services.
America’s best cities were ranked by Resonance and National Geographic and Tucson was chosen as #2 in the Small Cities category on the 2017 list. Tucson was also named in the “Top 10 Cities for Future Job Growth” and “Best Cities to Buy a Home Right Now” lists by Forbes. Take a trip to the Tucson area code for some of the most popular annual events in the city, like the Tucson Jazz Festival, the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, HOCO Fest, the Oro Valley Music Festival, and more.
Grow your business in Arizona with a Tucson area code. Instead of opening a new location or hiring a new team, you can get connected with Nextiva VoIP services. Area code 520 comes with instant activation, so one call is all it takes to get your digital phone system up and running. Simply choose the number you want or roll the area code onto your existing business phone. Then, you can answer calls to the local number from any internet connected device, anywhere in the world.
Nextiva VoIP services can have a big impact on your business in more ways than one. Use the free PBX features that come in every package, like call recording, voicemail to email services, and conference call capabilities, to serve your customers better. Then, use the Nextiva Auto Attendant to efficiently get your callers to the right extension. The prerecorded software gives a professional impression to every customer while also saving time and money for your business.
Another free feature that comes with your Tucson area code is the NextOS software. Staying organized is easy when all of your users, callers, features, and billing is in one place. The NextOS software is accessible from anywhere in the world, so you can achieve true location independence while also being in control. If you’re looking for more, you can also explore additional features, like Nextiva Analytics, to help you get a better understanding of your callers and in-depth look at your customer base.
Begin with area code 520 and expand across the state or the country with Nextiva flexible upgrades. We know that no two businesses are alike, so you’ll never be locked into a set package. Instead, have the freedom to grow at your own pace and only pay for the area codes you need, when you need them. Nextiva offers some of the most affordable rates on the market today so a Tucson area code is possible for businesses with any budget. Even better, the “no hidden fees” guarantee will ensure that you’ll always have transparent billing and never pay any extra charges.
With Nextiva, your business always comes first. Call the 100% in-house department seven days a week to get the help you need. We’re so dedicated to your success that 95% of the time your call will be answered on the second ring. Then, our team will stay on the line until your VoIP system is running smoothly and any issue has been resolved to your satisfaction.
Growing your business in Arizona no longer has to be a dream. Explore Nextiva VoIP packages and get started with a Tucson area code. Experience the Nextiva difference with instant activation on area code 520 and get your digital phone system up and running today!
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