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Fact or Fiction: Pay phones still big business?

Posted at 2:07 PM, Mar 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-20 17:07:03-04

(KGTV) - Do pay phones still generate hundreds of millions of dollars a year in the United States?


There are about 100,000 pay phones left in the U.S. that generated $286 million in revenue in 2015.

In San Diego, they're still widely used at hospitals and at the border where cell service is weak.