What Is Tracfone's Coverage Area?

Tracfone offers coverage to 99 percent of the U.S. population through GSM, or primary technology, and CDMA, secondary technology, carriers nationwide. Major Tracfone GSM carriers are T-Mobile and AT&T, and CDMA carriers are Verizon and US Cellular.

A majority of Tracfone clients, 90 percent, use either AT&T or T-Mobile GSM carriers to access their services. CDMA carriers, US Cellular and Verizon, serve about 10 percent of Tracfone clients. Customers have the option of going on to Tracfone’s website to determine if the service is available in their locality.

Tracfone’s Coverage Area general information page provides links to maps that clients can use to check their local coverage. In case of non-coverage or wanting to switch coverage, the page also provides a customer care center number that clients should call to get in touch with Tracfone representatives for assistance.