01964 area code
Hornsea and Patrington
The 01964 area code is for Hornsea and Patrington, and the surrounding areas.
Locations using 01964 numbers include:
- Burton Pidsea
- Spurn Point
The first digit of the six-digit local number usually indicates more precisely where it is associated with:
|Number range||Primary area*||Other locations served|
|(01964) 2xxxxx||Hornsea||Aldbrough, Leven, Leconfield, Skirlaugh|
|(01964) 3xxxxx||Patrington||Buton Pidsea, Keyingham, Spurn Point, Withernsea|
* Telephone companies are officially required to issue numbers according to this pattern. Some smaller or newer operators may disregard the rules and use the same series of numbers across the entire area.
Most numbers using the 01964 area code are normal Hornsea and Patrington landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)
01964 area code information
|Location:||Hornsea / Patrington|
|Ceremonial county:||East Riding of Yorkshire|
|Call costs:||Normal landline rate|
|Area code required for local calls:||No|
|Local number length:||6 digits|
|Number format:||01964 xxxxxx|
|International number format:||+44 1964 xxxxxx|
|Number shortages predicted:||No|
|Last code change:||April 1995 (previously 0964)|
Area code history
Hornsea and Patrington previously had separate area codes. Numbers from the former Hornsea 0401 area code were absorbed into the 0964 area code (which later became 01964) sometime before the mid-1990s.
The 0401 prefix was reused for mobile phones later in the 1990s.