How to Check Verizon Data Usage Via Text Tyler (258)0Updated: October 14th, 2019ShareFacebookRedditTwitterPinterestEmailText messageFavorite1Comment If you're a data hog, sometimes you have to keep a close watch on your data usage. Fortunately you can check your data usage on Verizon right from your phone.Table of ContentsInterests Jump to step Intro1. Dial #DATA (#3282) and press the Call button2. Check your text messages1Dial #DATA (#3282) and press the Call button Listen until an automated voice answers the call. Then you can hang up.2Check your text messages A text message with your data usage information will appear soon.