The YouMail Robocall Index™ estimates monthly robocall volume in the US, as well as in various regions, and highlights the worst offenders. The index works by extrapolating the data collected from the many tens of millions of calls made each month to YouMail users.

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May 2018 Area Code 205 Robocall Data

35.8 million robocalls were placed to area code 205 in May 2018,equaling roughly 25.9 calls per person affected.

Top 10 Robocallers to Area Code 205 in May 2018 (by volume)


Updated 6/1/2018


Robocaller Caller ID Caller Type
866-516-0115 Prison Inmate Prison Inmate
800-955-6600 Capital One Payments/Collections Payments/Debt
877-647-8552 Wells Fargo Payments/Debt
336-436-9730 Health Insurance Spam Health Insurance Spam Call
205-509-1402 Spammer Spammer
888-222-4227 Santander Payments/Debt
313-263-1170 Credit Acceptance Financial Services
202-754-9239 Student Loan Scam Student Loan Scam
877-384-9041 Charter Communications Cable Company
205-379-2266 Jefferson County School District School Informational Message

Alabama Cities in Affected Area

Adamsville, Akron, Alabaster, Aliceville, Altoona, Ashville, Bankston, Berry, Bessemer, Birmingham, Blountsville, Boligee, Brilliant, Butler, Calera, Carbon Hill, Carrollton, Centreville, Chelsea, Clanton, Cleveland, Coker, Columbiana, Cordova, Cropwell, Detroit, Dora, Double Springs, Emelle, Epes, Ethelsville, Eutaw, Fayette, Gainesville, Gallant, Gardendale, Gordo, Graysville, Guin, Hackleburg, Haleyville, Hamilton, Horton, Jachin, Jasper, Jefferson, Jemison, Kennedy, Leeds, Lincoln, Lisman, Livingston, Locust Fork, Lynn, Mc Calla, Millport, Montevallo, Moody, Moundville, Mulga, Nauvoo, Needham, Northport, Oakman, Odenville, Oneonta, Parrish, Pell City, Pennington, Phil Campbell, Pinson, Quinton, Ragland, Reform, Springville, Steele, Sulligent, Sumiton, Thorsby, Trussville, Tuscaloosa, Vernon, Vincent, Warrior, West Blocton, Winfield, Woodstock, York

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{"statusCode":10000,"recordFound":true,"phoneNumber:"9991002000","spamRisk":{"level":1,"reasonLabel":"SPAM_OTHER","reasonCode":5999,"reasonMessage":"This caller has been determined to be a spammer."},"timestamp":"2016-10-05T00:55:50.526Z"}
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