516 Area Code

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What is the 516 area code?

516 was first put in service January 1, 1951. 516 was split in 1999 creating the need to update some of the phone numbers to area code 631. To avoid exhausting all possible phone numbers in this area code, relief planning has begun.

516 area code

Where does area code 516 come from?

Area code 516 is located in southeastern New York and covers Hempstead, Levittown, and Freeport. It is the only area code that serves the area.

What timezone does the area code 516 belong to?

The 516 Area Code is located in the EasternTimezone.

What is the main city in area code 516?

Hempstead, town (township), Nassau county, New York, U.S. Situated in the west-central part of Long Island, it comprises 22 incorporated villages and 34 unincorporated communities. The city of Long Beach fronts the Atlantic Ocean just south of Hempstead town. The land tract was purchased from the Delaware Indians in 1643 by John Carman and the Reverend Robert Fordham, two English settlers from Stamford, Connecticut, and the original settlement (now Hempstead village) was named for Hemel Hempstead in Hertfordshire, England. The town was part of Queens county from 1683 until 1899, when Nassau county was established. After the American Revolution, opposing sympathies led to its division into North Hempstead and South Hempstead. The latter was renamed Hempstead in 1801.

Which area code is closest to 516?

203/475 (Bridgeport, CT);

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

516 (Hempstead, NY);631/934 (Brentwood, NY);

914 (Yonkers, NY);

917 (New York, NY);

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How do I request a phone number with 516 area code?

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