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The Macclesfield 01625 Area Code (Macclesfield Dialling Code)

The 01625 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Macclesfield area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01625 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Macclesfield area code is (01625) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01625 Area Code?

The Macclesfield 01625 dialling code intersects the counties of Cheshire East and Stockport in the North West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01625 Macclesfield dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01625 Macclesfield dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01625 dialling code.

Phoning the 01625 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1625).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441625
Europe00441625
Australia0011441625

Origins of the 01625 Macclesfield Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0625.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01625 area was MA5. The first two characters are taken from the letters M and A in MAcclesfield. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 6, 2 and 5.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01625 Macclesfield area code
An old rotary dial for the 01625 Macclesfield area code.

Map of the 01625 Macclesfield dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01625 Macclesfield phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01625 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01625 Macclesfield area code
Map of the 01625 Macclesfield area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Macclesfield 01625-Macclesfield dialling Code

Bollington
Chelford
Gawsworth
Hazel Grove
Knutsford
Macclesfield
Mottram St Andrew
Poynton
Sutton Lane Ends
Wilmslow

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Macclesfield 01625-Macclesfield dialling Code

Macclesfield (MRMAC) Cheshire
Prestbury (MRPBY) Cheshire
Sutton (MRSUT) Cheshire
Poynton (MRPOY) Cheshire
Alderley Edge (MRALD) Cheshire