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Unlimited incoming via VoIP.

Use any VoIP solution.

Forward the Kentucky number to any phone number in the world.

Port in/out a Kentucky phone number.

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Use the Kentucky number as the outgoing caller-id.

What you should know about Kentucky businesses and residents

A local Kentucky phone number can increase answer rates as 61% of Americans are more likely to respond to local versus out-of-state or unknown numbers.

Incorporating a Kentucky area code such as 502 (Louisville) or 859 (Lexington) in your contact information can significantly boost your credibility and approachability with residents who value local connections.

Businesses utilizing local Kentucky numbers can tap into the state's diverse economy, from the bourbon industry to horse racing, aligning with regional identities and cultural pride.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I get a local Kentucky phone number with FlyNumber even if I'm not based there?
Absolutely! Whether you're living in the bustling city of Louisville or enjoying the serene landscapes of the Appalachian Mountains outside Kentucky, you can still obtain a local Kentucky phone number. This can be particularly useful for establishing a local presence for business purposes or staying connected with friends and family in the area.
How quickly can I activate a Kentucky phone number through FlyNumber?
Activating a new Kentucky phone number is almost instant. Once you complete your registration and select your desired Kentucky area code, your virtual phone number will be up and running in no time. This means you can start receiving calls right away, perhaps even while you’re enjoying the Kentucky Derby!
Does FlyNumber support forwarding SMS to email for Kentucky phone numbers?
Yes, all US FlyNumbers, including those from Kentucky, have the capability to receive SMS messages and forward them to the email address you have on file. Please note that while regular SMS messages are supported, we cannot guarantee the successful delivery of 2FA or shortcode verification texts.
Can I use my Kentucky FlyNumber with my existing VoIP setup?
Definitely! FlyNumber allows you to forward your Kentucky phone number to any VoIP solution, including external providers such as Asterisk, FreePBX, 3CX, or FreeSwitch. This flexibility is great for integrating your new number with the systems you already use, just as seamlessly as blending in the rich heritage of Bluegrass music with modern sounds.
What are the costs associated with having a Kentucky phone number on FlyNumber?
A virtual phone number in Kentucky only costs $2.95 a month. If you choose to forward calls to a regular phone number anywhere in the world, additional low per-minute rates will apply. This makes keeping in touch as affordable as enjoying a slice of Kentucky bourbon pecan pie.
Can I set up voicemail and call routing features with my Kentucky FlyNumber?
Yes, you can utilize the FlyNumber cloud phone system to set up various features such as call menus, voicemail, SIP accounts, time-based routing, and caller ID based routing. These features ensure you manage your calls as efficiently as organizing a visit to the Kentucky State Fair.
How can I manage multiple Kentucky phone numbers with FlyNumber?
If you have multiple Kentucky numbers, or even numbers from different states or countries, FlyNumber provides an easy-to-use platform where you can manage all of them in one place. This is perfect for businesses expanding within Kentucky, from the horse farms in Lexington to the distilleries in Bardstown, ensuring you have a local touch in every community.

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Some background on Kentucky and it’s area codes

Kentucky is served by multiple area codes, reflecting its diverse and growing communication needs. The original area code, 502, was established in 1947, covering Louisville and its surrounding areas. As demand increased, new codes were introduced to accommodate growing telecommunication requirements, preserving efficient service and local identity.

In 1999, area code 859 was created to serve the central eastern region, including cities like Lexington and Richmond. This split was necessary due to the increased usage of telecommunication services, particularly mobile phones. Area code 859 also encompasses areas that are culturally and economically significant, enhancing regional connectivity.

Western Kentucky, including cities like Bowling Green and Paducah, is covered by area code 270, introduced in 1999, and the overlay code 364, added in 2014. These codes cater to the region's unique demographic and geographical needs, ensuring a robust communication infrastructure to support local businesses and communities.

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