Numbers with this prefix were first introduced in 2001.While 8028616971 was originally issued with the info above, the owner of the phone number (802) 861-6971 may have transferred it through a process called porting.
Caller name: ID shows Burlington, VT
Caller type: Survey
Caller says that they are conducting a survey for the Center for Disease Control to find out about health issues in our state and that they would be calling again in a few days to conduct the interview.
They call every now and then, they wait 'till I pick up listen and hang up.
Caller name: Wild life survey
Caller type: Scammer/Fraudster
It seems that these people have the ability to bounce off cell tours. The one I received was off a cell tower in Burlington, VT. Another one was out of Fairfield CT.