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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April 2018 Area Code 281 Robocall Data

26.2 million robocalls were placed to area code 281 in April 2018,equaling roughly 6.3 calls per person affected.

Top 20 Robocallers to Area Code 281 in April 2018 (by volume)


Updated 5/1/2018


Robocaller Caller ID Caller Type
877-647-8552 Wells Fargo Payments/Debt
800-955-6600 Capital One Payments/Collections Payments/Debt
800-266-2278 Comcast Customer Service/Bill Collector Cable Company Debt Collection
888-222-4227 Santander Payments/Debt
866-456-0695 Barkley Payments/Debt
973-854-0915 Real Estate Purchase Spam Real Estate Telemarketing
773-273-6136 Health Insurance Spam Health Insurance Spam Call
980-242-3698 Health Insurance Spam Health Insurance Spam Call
832-564-0864 Charity Solicitation Charity
737-200-5564 Business Loan Scam Business Loan Scam
972-512-3472 Synchrony Bank Bank Debt Collection
800-292-7508 GE Capital Financial Services
713-556-8949 Houston Independent School District School Informational Message
954-369-4797 Portfolio Recovery Financial Lender
800-942-3767 Substitute Teacher Notification Job Availability Call
517-219-1107 (517) 219-1107 Financial Lender
800-875-5164 ERC Collection Bank Debt Collection
832-342-9120 Solar Energy Spam Solar Energy Spam
512-601-6223 Solar Energy First Unknown Robocaller
210-202-3315 Verizon Wireless Financial Services Phone Company Debt Collection

Texas Cities in Affected Area

Alvin, Bacliff, Baytown, Beasley, Brookshire, Channelview, Cleveland, Conroe, Crosby, Cypress, Deer Park, Dickinson, Fresno, Friendswood, Fulshear, Harris, Highlands, Houston, Huffman, Humble, Katy, Kemah, Kingwood, LA Porte, League City, Manvel, Missouri City, North Houston, Pasadena, Pinehurst, Porter, Richmond, Rosenberg, Rosharon, Seabrook, Splendora, Spring, Stafford, Sugar Land, Tomball, Wallis, Wallisville, Webster

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