NPA - 972 (Texas)
The 972 area code is part of geographic numbering plan area that includes Texas.
There are a few special area codes with the last two digits 422 match, these are known as easily recognizable codes (ERCs). The 8xx set of numbers are reserved for toll-free services and communication.
Texas is the second largest state in the United States by area and population. Located in the South Central region. Houston is the most populous city in Texas, while San Antonio is the second-most populous in the state.
In San Antonio, The Alamo is the most iconic mission, as the Battle of the Alamo is the most famous battle in Texas and a defining moment in American history. The 1836 siege paved the way for Texas independence from Mexico and Texas' eventual entry into the United States of America, representing a legacy of courage.
To get a head start on Texas’ art scene, head to Dallas, which is home to the largest contiguous urban arts district in the nation. Looking for art out west? The El Paso Museum of Art has a collection of more than 6,000 works. This includes American art from the mid-19th to mid-20th century, European paintings and sculptures from the 13th through 18th centuries. Head to Houston for an entire day of enjoying James Turrell’s work.
While James Turrell: The Light Inside is one of three concurrent exhibitions of Turrell’s work on view this summer across the country, the exhibition in Houston seems almost like a homecoming for an artist who has carved out several meditative spaces in this otherwise hectic city. Further south, you can walk through San Antonio’s artistic offerings along the River Walk’s Museum Reach, located at the San Antonio Museum of Art. Looking for art out west?