Robocall Problem Status: Epidemic

October 2018 U.S. Robocall Data

5.36 billion robocalls were made in October 2018. That's nearly 21 spam calls for every person.

1,211,723,786

Robocalls per week

1,029,965,218

Robocalls during weekdays

181,758,568

Robocalls during weekends

173,103,398

Total Robocalls per day

240,421

Total Robocalls per minute

4,007

Total Robocalls per second

Top 10 Area Codes Flooded by Robocalls

These are cities scammers, robocallers, and telemarketers targeted the most in October 2018.

Area Code City Spam Calls
1 214 Dallas, TX 104,424,974
2 512 Austin, TX 83,737,345
3 832 Houston, TX 73,174,014
4 210 San Antonio, TX 72,078,420
5 817 Fort Worth, TX 70,598,174
6 404 Atlanta, GA 68,817,502
7 310 Los Angeles, CA 64,364,827
8 281 Houston, TX 56,872,078
9 713 Houston, TX 56,600,832
10 702 Las Vegas, NV 53,600,549
Are you working on a story about the robocall epidemic? We can give you unique data and insights for any U.S. area code.
Submit a request

RoboKiller’s Impact on the Fight Against Phone Spam

RoboKiller is solving the robocall epidemic by combining machine learning algorithms with Answer Bots that answer spam calls, driving scammers crazy and putting them out of business.

Spam Calls RoboKiller Blocked in October 2018

0

Spam Phone Numbers on RoboKiller’s List

0

Spam Calls RoboKiller Blocked Per Person

0

Spammer Time Answer Bots Wasted in October 2018

0 hours

Total Spammer’s Time Wasted in 2018

0 hours
RoboKiller Logo Icon

RoboKiller stops spam calls and gives Americans the power to take revenge on robocallers with Answer Bots.

Winner of the FTC's RoboCalls Contest