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With an estimated population of 361,000 people, Wichita is the largest city in Kansas. It covers 163 square miles in the central part of the state and is the seat of Sedgwick County. However, area code 316 will give you access to parts of Harvey and Butler counties as well. A Wichita area code is a great place to start in the state because it sits 160 miles from Topeka and 215 miles from Kansas City.
Wichita was founded in 1868 and incorporated in 1870. The city is named after the Wichita Tribe who was originally settled in the area. It’s location on the Chisholm Trail, which connected Texas to the rest of the US, made Wichita a cattle hub in the area and helped the economy grow.
A land boom in the 1880’s increased the population as well, and in the early 1900’s oil and natural gas were found in the area. This second boom helped start a major aircraft industry in the state and other businesses expanded along with it. After decades of steady growth, Wichita sits prominently as the largest city in Kansas and the 48th largest in the United States.
Wichita is home to one Fortune 500 company. Spirit AeroSystems Holdings came in at #405 on the 2018 round up. The top five employers in area code 316 are Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Via Christi Health, USD 259 Wichita, the State of Kansas and the McConnell Air Force Base.
Due to the many aircraft companies in the city, the biggest industry in the Wichita area code is manufacturing. Some of the biggest names are the Cessna Aircraft Company and Lee AeroSpace among others. Cargill and Koch Industries also have headquarters in Wichita because oil and natural gas are another major industry in the area. Beyond these, other notable businesses that call Wichita home are Chance Morgan, Dean & Deluca, and the Coleman Company.
The Wichita area code has the same unemployment rate as the rest of the country, with their average coming in at 5.2%. The city is also predicting job growth of 36% in the future. With a Wichita area code, you will be tapping into an area with an average household income of $45,000 and where 16% of people make over $100,000 per year. The most common occupations for residents in area code 316 are manufacturing, health care and social assistance, and retail trade.
Wichita was named #130 on a Forbes list of “Best Places for Business and Careers.” Some of the most popular annual events in area code 316 are the Asian Festival, Midwest Beerfest, the Wichita Riverfest, and more.
Begin growing your business in Kansas with a Wichita area code. Area code 316 is easy to access with Nextiva VoIP services and one call is all it takes for instant activation on your digital phone system. Then, enjoy true location independence with the ability to answer local calls from any internet connected device, anywhere in the world.
Nextiva is here to help you run your business better, so take advantage of the free PBX features that come with every Wichita area code. Voicemail to email services, call recording, and conference calls will all keep your customers and employees in the loop. Area code 316 also comes with the Nextiva Auto Attendant. This software automates the receptionist position and efficiently gets every caller to the right extension. It makes your company look more professional while also saving money!
If you’re looking for more, your business can also explore additional features to add to your package at any time. Nextiva Analytics is one of the most popular options. The special software will give you a more in-depth look at your callers so you can better serve your customer base.
Staying in control of your Wichita area code has never been easier with Nextiva. The exclusive NextOS software is designed with you in mind. Now you can keep all of your users, features, and even your billing organized in one place, that’s accessible from any office in the world. Because of that, once you start with area code 316 you’ll soon be ready to expand across Kansas.
Growing with Nextive by your side is simple with the flexible upgrade options. No two businesses are alike, so you won’t be treated the same. Instead, you’re free to expand at your own pace and only buy the area codes you need, when you need them. Even better, the affordable pricing and “no hidden fees” guarantee mean that VoIP services are possible for business with any budget and you’ll never pay any extra charges.
Another amazing perk of choosing Nextiva for your Wichita area code is the stellar customer service. The 100% in-house team is available seven days a week, including weekends, to keep your VoIP services up and running no matter what. Whether you have questions, concerns, or a problem to troubleshoot, you can expect Amazing Service every time you call in for support.
Working with Nextiva makes growth easy. Area code 316 is at your fingertips with Nextiva VoIP services and all it takes is one call to tap into the local Wichita market and change the trajectory of your business.
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