856 Area Code

State: New Jersey

  • Admission to Statehood:
    December 18, 1787 (3rd State)
  • Area:
    • Area: 8,722 sq.mi (22,590 sq.km.), 47th
    • Land: 7,419 sq.mi. (19,215 sq.km.), 46th
    • Water: 1,303 sq.mi. (3,375 sq.km.), 27th
    • Coastline: 130 mi. (209 km.), 13th
    • Shoreline: 1,792 mi. (2,884 km.), 14th
  • Constitution:
    New Jersey"s Constitution , 3rd State
  • Capital City:
    Trenton
  • Nickname:
    Garden State
  • Population (2013):
    8,899,339; Rank: 11 of 50 | Population Quick Facts

Area Code 856

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
856 (856) 200- Wireless Vineland Sprint Spectrum L.p. 12/22/2010
856 (856) 202- Landline Woodbury Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc. 06/20/2001
856 (856) 203- Landline Camden Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc. 02/09/2004
856 (856) 204- Landline Vineland Ymax Communications Corp. 11/15/2006
856 (856) 205- Landline Vineland Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 206- Landline Moorestown Comcast Business Communications 03/14/2001
856 (856) 207- Wireless Vineland Sprint Spectrum L.p. 10/31/2000
856 (856) 208- Landline Bellmawr Atx Telecommunications Services, Ltd 10/04/2001
856 (856) 209- Landline Camden Local Access LLC 02/15/2013
856 (856) 210- Landline Camden Xo New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 213- Landline Vineland Mci Worldcom Communications, Nj 01/03/2007
856 (856) 214- Wireless Swedesboro Halo Wireless Services 11/28/2011
856 (856) 216- Landline Haddonfield Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 217- Wireless Woodbury New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC 06/30/2001
856 (856) 218- Landline Pitman Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 219- Landline Bellmawr Netcarrier Telecom 06/13/2000
856 (856) 220- Wireless Moorestown New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC 06/30/2001
856 (856) 221- Landline Bridgeton Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc. 01/04/2001
856 (856) 222- Landline Moorestown Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 223- Landline Mullica Hill Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 224- Landline Paulsboro Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 225- Landline Camden Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 226- Landline Glassboro Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc. 12/14/2001
856 (856) 227- Landline Blackwood Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 228- Landline Blackwood Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 229- Landline Haddonfield Sprint Spectrum L.p. 06/30/2001
856 (856) 230- Wireless Mullica Hill Sprint Spectrum L.p. 06/14/2011
856 (856) 231- Landline Moorestown Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 232- Landline Blackwood Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 233- Landline Camden Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 234- Landline Moorestown Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 235- Landline Moorestown Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 236- Wireless Camden Omnipoint Communications Enterprises, L.p. 03/29/2001
856 (856) 237- Landline Williamstown Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 238- Wireless Vineland Sprint Spectrum L.p. 06/17/2011
856 (856) 240- Landline Collingswood Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 241- Landline Swedesboro Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 243- Landline Glassboro Cavalier Telephone (mid-atlantic) - NY 08/20/2000
856 (856) 244- Landline Glassboro Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 245- Landline Camden Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 246- Landline Camden Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 247- Landline Berlin Xo New Jersey 03/10/2010
856 (856) 248- Landline Camden Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 251- Landline Woodbury Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 252- Landline Moorestown Verizon New Jersey 08/21/2001
856 (856) 253- Wireless Haddonfield Usa Mobility Wireless 07/22/1999
856 (856) 254- Wireless Merchantville Metro PCS 02/19/2008
856 (856) 255- Landline Camden Teleport Communications America 07/22/1999
856 (856) 256- Landline Pitman Verizon New Jersey 07/22/1999
856 (856) 258- Landline Laurel Springs Comcast Business Communications 06/30/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 200-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 12/22/2010
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 202-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Woodbury
Carrier: Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc.
Introduced: 06/20/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 203-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc.
Introduced: 02/09/2004
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 204-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Ymax Communications Corp.
Introduced: 11/15/2006
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 205-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 206-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Comcast Business Communications
Introduced: 03/14/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 207-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 10/31/2000
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 208-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bellmawr
Carrier: Atx Telecommunications Services, Ltd
Introduced: 10/04/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 209-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Local Access LLC
Introduced: 02/15/2013
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 210-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Xo New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Mci Worldcom Communications, Nj
Introduced: 01/03/2007
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 214-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Swedesboro
Carrier: Halo Wireless Services
Introduced: 11/28/2011
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 216-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Haddonfield
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 217-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Woodbury
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 218-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pitman
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 219-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bellmawr
Carrier: Netcarrier Telecom
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 220-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 221-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bridgeton
Carrier: Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc.
Introduced: 01/04/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 222-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Mullica Hill
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 224-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Paulsboro
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 225-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 226-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Glassboro
Carrier: Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc.
Introduced: 12/14/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 227-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Blackwood
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 228-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Blackwood
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 229-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Haddonfield
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 230-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Mullica Hill
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 06/14/2011
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 231-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 232-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Blackwood
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 236-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Omnipoint Communications Enterprises, L.p.
Introduced: 03/29/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 237-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Williamstown
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 238-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Vineland
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 06/17/2011
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 240-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Collingswood
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Swedesboro
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Glassboro
Carrier: Cavalier Telephone (mid-atlantic) - NY
Introduced: 08/20/2000
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Glassboro
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Berlin
Carrier: Xo New Jersey
Introduced: 03/10/2010
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 248-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 251-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Woodbury
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 252-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Moorestown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 08/21/2001
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 253-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Haddonfield
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 254-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Merchantville
Carrier: Metro PCS
Introduced: 02/19/2008
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 255-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Camden
Carrier: Teleport Communications America
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 256-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pitman
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/22/1999
Area Code: 856
Prefix: (856) 258-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Laurel Springs
Carrier: Comcast Business Communications
Introduced: 06/30/2001