Located in the Central (GMT -06:00) time zone. Area code 769 serves the state of Mississippi. This area code was assigned on March 5th, 2004. On March 14th, 2005 it went into service. 769 is a General Purpose Code. 769 service area does overlap with 601 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.