Numberville Opt Out & Remove Your Info is a data broker site that provides a reverse phone lookup service. Anyone who has your phone number can use it to find a detailed profile on you.

A site like Numberville can really come in handy if you’re searching for people with whom you’ve lost touch or want to check out that missed call from a suspicious number. But having your personal information so easily accessible online exposes you to a number of risks.

From nuisances like spam and robocalls to more serious threats like phishing campaigns, targeted scams, and stalking—all of these bad actors can use your private data against you.

Luckily, you can submit a removal request to have your Numberville profile taken down. With our guide, it shouldn’t take you more than 10 minutes. Unfortunately, you will need to wait quite a while before you hear back from them.

Check out our other guides to get your private information off of some of the largest data brokers in the industry.

Opt-out process:  5 – 10 minutes

Removal Requirements: Email, Phone number

Updated: October 28, 2022

How to opt out of Numberville and remove your info

In short:

  1. Find your listing on Numberville
  2. Begin the opt-out process by clicking “report a problem”
  3. Submit your opt-out request

Keep reading for the full opt out procedure with screenshots.

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Removing your data doesn’t have to be complicated

It’s easy for data brokers to find and sell your most sensitive information. Taking your data off the market should be just as easy! For just $6.49 per month, Incogni sends out hundreds of recurring opt-out requests*.

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Step-by-step Numberville opt-out guide

Total Time: 5 minutes

  1. Find your listing on Numberville

    Opt out of Numberville step 1

    Navigate to the Numberville website, type your phone number into the search bar, and click “search.”

  2. Begin the opt-out process by clicking “report a problem

    Once you’ve found your record, click on “report a problem” under the owner information section.

  3. Submit your opt-out request

    Enter your name as it appears in your listing, your email address, and a note asking for your information to be removed from the site.

    Something like “please remove my listing from your site” is enough. Your record number should already appear in the comment field—don’t delete it.

    Finally, complete the CAPTCHA challenge and click “submit.”

    TIP: Use a throwaway email account or masked email address, even if Numberville already has your email address (they don’t know that it’s valid and that information is valuable to them). We reviewed disposable email services in this article.

4. Continue your data removal journey

That’s all there is to it. There’s a catch and a caveat, though. The catch is that it’ll take Numberville up to 30 days to process your request.

The caveat is that this won’t permanently remove your data from, nor will it affect the information that potentially hundreds of other data brokers have on you. Data brokers have a tendency to, sooner or later, recreate opted-out profiles.

Prevent this from happening by periodically checking back with the Numberville website and repeating the data removal process as necessary. When it comes to all those other data brokers that have your data, the first step is tracking them down.

A web search for your name will bring up many people search sites and some other data brokers that publish the personal data they collect. It won’t catch any of the data brokers that don’t make their profiles discoverable to search engines, though.

To get a reasonable shortlist of those, you can look into data brokers known to operate in your area. Then, just send them opt-out requests blind.

Check out our other free opt out guides or start from these:

If this sounds like too much work, Incogni can handle all the legwork for you. We send out dozens of opt-out requests at a time and regularly monitor these sites to ensure your data doesn’t respawn over time.

We’ll even handle rejection appeals on your behalf and keep you updated throughout the whole process. We periodically restart each data removal procedure to make sure your data doesn’t reappear once it’s been removed.

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Your data is worth more than oil in the digital age and data brokers are making bank at your expense.

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  • A fully automated data removal service
  • Recurring removal from 167+ data brokers
  • Regular progress reports

Use DATA-REMOVAL-JUNE at checkout to get an additional 10% discount.

* See the full list of data brokers Incogni covers here.

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