How to Find a Home Phone Number

Updated March 23, 2017

You can easily search for home phone numbers using the internet. Many websites provide access to home telephone numbers by allowing you to conduct a simple search. Search by using the individual's name, address, or social security number, if available. The information found on these sites is provided by public records, web pages, personal listings, business listings, and other informational sources. Use the following simple methods to obtain the home phone number you are seeking.

Search for people by name. Begin a search of the person whose telephone number you are seeking at After you enter the person name into the appropriate field, the website will return results with the telephone numbers of possible matches. is a free resource that contains the contact information for over 200 million adults within the United States.

Search for people by address. Begin your search at, click on "reverse lookup" and enter the address into the appropriate field. You will receive the requested telephone results if you register on the site. This is a drawback of, as it requires you to provide a free listing of your own personal information when you register.

Search the deep web. Go to and type in your search terms. This site searches underlying content that general search engines cannot reach. The information is pulled from sources such as public records, personal profiles on social networking sites, classmate information, millions of web pages on the internet, e-mail addresses, genealogy records, professional and business listings, blog posts, documents, and publications. If there is a phone number associated with the person you are searching, it will be listed first, under "Contact Details."

Use information search engines. Visit and type in the name of the person whose phone number you are searching for. Select the state of residence if you know it, then click "free people search." Most results will appear with phone numbers included. No registration is required on this site and telephone numbers are revealed to the user for free. information is obtained through public records databases.

Use a paid service. Go to and search by name, address, e-mail, social security number, and social net search. Enter whatever information you have for the individual and click "search." The site will list the price of each listing, beginning at under one dollar. This site provides results from databases covering bankruptcies, real estate records, state agencies, and other sources.

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