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 773 Robocall Data

39.2 million robocalls were placed to area code 773 in May 2018,equaling roughly 12.7 calls per person affected.

Top 20 Robocallers to Area Code 773 in May 2018 (by volume)


Updated 6/1/2018


Robocaller Caller ID Caller Type
866-718-4777 Securus Inmate Prison Inmate
800-955-6600 Capital One Payments/Collections Payments/Debt
800-266-2278 Comcast Customer Service/Bill Collector Cable Company Debt Collection
773-553-5700 Chicago Public Schools Information Line School Informational Message
866-890-3387 First Premier Bank Payments/Debt
866-214-9536 Prison Call Consent Prison Inmate
844-349-8922 Fingerhut Credit Card Scam
336-436-9730 Health Insurance Spam Health Insurance Spam Call
877-710-1116 Securus Inmate Prison Inmate
210-520-1454 Chase Payments/Debt
866-466-4502 Allied Interstate Financial Services
866-456-0695 National Debt Relief Credit Card Debt Collection
217-801-9331 Verizon Wireless Phone Company
800-522-2455 ADT Security Systems Home Security
800-321-9637 Exeter Debt Collection Auto Loan Debt Collection
866-532-0423 Citibank Payments/Debt
888-272-5543 Navient Student Loans Student Loan Collection
800-942-3767 Substitute Teacher Notification Job Availability Call
314-450-8921 Portfolio Recovery Payments/Debt
844-349-8918 (844) 349-8918 Retail Debt Collection

Illinois Cities in Affected Area

Arlington Heights, Bensenville, Calumet City, Chicago, Cicero, Des Plaines, Dolton, Elk Grove Village, Elmwood Park, Evanston, Evergreen Park, Harwood Heights, Hinsdale, Lincolnwood, Mount Prospect, Oak Brook, Oak Park, Park Ridge, Riverdale, River Grove, Schiller Park, Summit Argo, Wood Dale

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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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