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What is area code 201?

201 is one of the original 86 area codes created by AT&T and the Bell System in 1947. It originally served the entire state of New Jersey. 201 was split in 1997 creating the need to update some of the phone numbers to area code 973. In 2001, area code 551 was created and is currently an overlay to 201.

201 area code

Where is area code 201 ?

Area code 201 is located in northeastern New Jersey and covers Jersey City, Union City, Bayonne, and Hoboken. It has a single overlay (551) that serves the same area.

What is the timezone of area code 201?

The 201 Area Code is located in the EasternTimezone.

What is the major city in area code 201?

Jersey City, city, seat (1840) of Hudson county, northeastern New Jersey, U.S. It is situated on a peninsula between the Hudson and Hackensack rivers, opposite Manhattan Island, New York City, with which it is connected by the Holland Tunnel and the Port Authority Trans-Hudson rapid transit system. Its site, originally inhabited by the Delaware Indians, was first visited by Henry Hudson in 1609. It was settled by Dutch trappers in 1618 and became known as Paulus Hook (renamed Jersey City in 1820). Michael Pauw purchased it from the Delaware about 1630, and by 1660 a permanent settlement had been established. In 1664 the British seized it briefly, returned it to the Dutch, and then regained it in 1674 as part of the spoils in the Dutch War.

What are the area codes near 201?

862/973 (Newark, NJ);

908 (Elizabeth, NJ);

914 (Yonkers, NY);

917 (New York, NY);201/551 (Jersey City, NJ);

212/332/646 (New York, NY);

347/718/929 (New York, NY);

845 (New City, NY);

Is area code 201 a scam?

If you receive a call with the area code 201 at the beginning, you might be inclined to believe that this number is coming from the New Jersey area, right? Wrong. Recent technologies have made it more convenient for us to customize our own phone numbers but with the good comes the bad and this kind of convenience has been used by some scammers to scam their unsuspecting victims.

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