Originally Posted by rich3fan
There are two area codes in Jersey: 609 & 856. I'm in Texas where 10 digit dialing has been the norm for quite some time, and when I call family in South Jersey I have to include the 856 code.
This is a dense state.
Area code 201: Northeastern New Jersey primarily Bergen County and Hudson County.
Area code 551: Shared by 201.
Area code 609: Trenton, Lawrenceville, Princeton, Burlington, Atlantic City, Barnegat, Wildwood, Ocean City.
Area code 732: Toms River, Edison, New Brunswick, Freehold, Red Bank.
Area code 848: Shared by 732.
Area code 856: Camden, Cherry Hill, Glassboro, Vineland, Salem.
Area code 862: Shared with area code 973.
Area code 908: Elizabeth and Union County, Somerset County, Warren County, Hunterdon County, and parts of southern and western Morris County.
Area code 973: Essex County, Passaic County, Morris County, Sussex County, and small portions of Bergen and Hudson County.