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551 Area Code

About Area Code 551

State: New Jersey
Major City: Jersey City
Timezone: Eastern
Current Time: 5:18pm
Short URL: allareacodes.com/551

Area Code 551 Map

Where is area code 551?

Area code 551 is located in northeastern New Jersey and covers Jersey City, Union City, Bayonne, and Hoboken. It is an overlay for area code 201 and serves the same area.

What time zone is area code 551?

The 551 area code is located in the Eastern timezone. The Eastern time zone is also known as America/New_York. As of the last time this page was loaded, the current time is 5:18pm.

History

Area code 551 was first put in service December 29, 2001. It was created from area code 201.

Nearby Area Codes

201/551 (Jersey City, NJ)
212/332/646 (New York, NY)
347/718/929 (New York, NY)
845 (New City, NY)
862/973 (Newark, NJ)
908 (Elizabeth, NJ)
914 (Yonkers, NY)
917 (New York, NY)

Top 2 Counties in Area Code 551

CountyTotal Population
Bergen, NJ905,116
Hudson, NJ634,266

Top 50 Cities in Area Code 551

CityTotal Population
Jersey City, NJ247,597
Union City, NJ66,455
Bayonne, NJ63,024
Hoboken, NJ50,005
West New York, NJ49,708
Hackensack, NJ43,010
Fort Lee, NJ35,345
Kearny, NJ40,684
Fair Lawn, NJ32,457
Englewood, NJ27,147
Bergenfield, NJ26,764
Paramus, NJ26,342
Ridgewood, NJ24,958
Cliffside Park, NJ23,594
Palisades Park, NJ19,622
Elmwood Park, NJ19,403
Rutherford, NJ18,061
Dumont, NJ17,479
New Milford, NJ16,341
Secaucus, NJ16,264
North Arlington, NJ15,392
Tenafly, NJ14,488
Ramsey, NJ14,473
Fairview, NJ13,835
Oakland, NJ12,754
Ridgefield Park, NJ12,729
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ11,842
Glen Rock, NJ11,601
Edgewater, NJ11,513
River Edge, NJ11,340
Guttenberg, NJ11,176
Ridgefield, NJ11,032
Westwood, NJ10,908
Little Ferry, NJ10,626
Franklin Lakes, NJ10,590
Hillsdale, NJ10,219
Waldwick, NJ9,625
Maywood, NJ9,555
Leonia, NJ8,937
East Rutherford, NJ8,913
Park Ridge, NJ8,645
Cresskill, NJ8,573
Closter, NJ8,373
Upper Saddle River, NJ8,208
Bogota, NJ8,187
Oradell, NJ7,978
Montvale, NJ7,844
Wood-Ridge, NJ7,626
Emerson, NJ7,401
Midland Park, NJ7,128

Largest Telephone Carriers

Landline

Prefixes Carrier
15%Voxbeam Telecommunications
5%Coretel
2%Teleport Group - New York
2%Peerless Network
2%Network Billing Systems, LC
2%Bandwidthcom Clec
1%Other

Wireless

Prefixes Carrier
29%Verizon Wireless
15%Omnipoint
10%Cingular
2%Sprint
1%Other

551 Area Code Prefixes

Assigned

Usage


Prefix
Usage
Primary City
Carrier
Introduced
(551) 200-
Wireless
Jersey City
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 01/12/2007
(551) 206-
Wireless
Fair Lawn
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 12/19/2001
(551) 208-
Wireless
Jersey City
New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced 04/15/2002
(551) 221-
Wireless
Bayonne
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 05/06/2002
(551) 222-
Landline
Newark
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 04/26/2013
(551) 223-
Landline
Fair Lawn
Bandwidth.com Clec
Introduced 04/07/2014
(551) 224-
Unknown
Broadvox-clec
Introduced 05/19/2014
(551) 225-
Unknown
Bandwidth.com Clec
Introduced 06/02/2014
(551) 226-
Wireless
Jersey City
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 10/17/2007
(551) 227-
Unknown
Level 3 Communications
Introduced 06/03/2014
(551) 228-
Unknown
Cablevision Lightpath
Introduced 07/01/2014
(551) 265-
Wireless
Hackensack
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 08/21/2002
(551) 333-
Landline
Cliffside Pk
Network Billing Systems, Lc
Introduced 03/25/2008
(551) 358-
Wireless
Jersey City
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 04/16/2002
(551) 404-
Wireless
Hackensack
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 04/16/2002
(551) 427-
Wireless
Ramsey
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 12/19/2001
(551) 444-
Landline
Fair Lawn
Coretel New Jersey
Introduced 06/22/2012
(551) 482-
Wireless
Union City
New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced 05/06/2002
(551) 486-
Wireless
Hackensack
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 12/19/2001
(551) 497-
Wireless
Hackensack
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 06/13/2005
(551) 500-
Landline
Ramsey
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 04/03/2014
(551) 556-
Wireless
Union City
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 11/13/2002
(551) 574-
Wireless
Cliffside Park
New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced 04/15/2002
(551) 579-
Wireless
Ramsey
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 09/21/2006
(551) 580-
Wireless
Kearny
New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced 05/06/2002
(551) 587-
Wireless
Hackensack
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 10/17/2001
(551) 655-
Wireless
Jersey City
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 08/02/2002
(551) 666-
Landline
Newark
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 04/26/2013
(551) 689-
Wireless
Jersey City
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 06/10/2005
(551) 697-
Wireless
Jersey City
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 08/12/2005
(551) 777-
Landline
Ramsey
Coretel New Jersey
Introduced 06/22/2012
(551) 795-
Wireless
Fair Lawn
Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced 09/21/2006
(551) 800-
Landline
Westwood
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 11/22/2013
(551) 804-
Wireless
Wyckoff
Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced 10/18/2001
(551) 888-
Landline
Union City
Peerless Network Of New Jersey
Introduced 11/19/2012
(551) 900-
Landline
Dumont
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 04/03/2014
(551) 976-
Unknown
Broadview Networks
Introduced
(551) 990-
Unknown
Multiple Ocn Listing
Introduced 03/06/2002
(551) 996-
Landline
Hackensack
Teleport Communications Group - New York
Introduced 07/17/2007
(551) 998-
Wireless
Jersey City
Omnipoint Communications
Introduced 10/17/2001
(551) 999-
Landline
Newark
Voxbeam Telecommunications Inc.
Introduced 04/26/2013

Heavily Reported Numbers

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Most Searched Numbers

Cell
All Time
551-200-0000
551-200-0007
551-200-0009
551-200-0017
551-200-0019
551-200-0021
551-200-0157
551-200-0192
551-200-0225
551-200-0245
551-200-0261
551-200-0274
551-200-0290
551-200-0352
551-200-0408
551-200-0425
551-200-0462
551-200-0466
551-200-0541
551-200-0572
This Month
551-200-0000
551-200-0007
551-200-0009
551-200-0017
551-200-0019
551-200-0021
551-200-0157
551-200-0192
551-200-0225
551-200-0245
551-200-0261
551-200-0274
551-200-0290
551-200-0352
551-200-0408
551-200-0425
551-200-0462
551-200-0466
551-200-0541
551-200-0572
Landline
All Time
551-222-0028
551-222-0068
551-222-0108
551-222-0312
551-222-0396
551-222-0491
551-222-0587
551-222-0590
551-222-0731
551-222-0853
551-222-1024
551-222-1057
551-222-1060
551-222-1082
551-222-1108
551-222-1111
551-222-1187
551-222-1202
551-222-1214
551-222-1314
This Month
551-222-0028
551-222-0068
551-222-0108
551-222-0312
551-222-0396
551-222-0491
551-222-0587
551-222-0590
551-222-0731
551-222-0853
551-222-1024
551-222-1057
551-222-1060
551-222-1082
551-222-1108
551-222-1111
551-222-1187
551-222-1202
551-222-1214
551-222-1314


Source: Area code information compiled from the North American Numbering Plan Administration (NANPA), telecom providers, and the U.S. Census Bureau.