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Area code 202 is the only area code for Washington, D.C., a region that includes many industries as well as the political sector for which it is best known. There are 55,887 companies in Washington, D.C., servicing industry sectors like finance, healthcare, entertainment, insurance, retail, hospitality, food service, and technology.


With a population of over 646,000, over 266, 000 households, and a median household income of more than $64,000, this is a prime region for various businesses to thrive. The federal government accounts for almost a third (29%) of all jobs in the Washington, D.C., area, closely followed by the tourism industry, catering to almost 19 million local and foreign tourists in 2012.


Washington, D.C., is home to some of the country’s top politicians, a meeting place for world leaders, and playground to venture capitalists and emerging IT companies. And with these influencers all in one place, it’s not hard to convince entrepreneurs to set up shop in the area. Most local businesses belong to the food service industry—cafes and restaurants serving cuisine for locals and tourists alike. In Business Insider’s “24 Coolest Small Businesses in Washington, DC for 2014,” more than half of the businesses listed are from the food service sector.


Washington, D.C., area code 202 is surrounded by Maryland area codes 301 and 240, and Virginia area codes 703, 571, and 540.


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