973 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 973

Map:

Area Code Prefix Usage Primary City Carrier Introduced
973 (973) 200- Landline Little Falls Telcove Investment 07/06/1997
973 (973) 201- Landline Whippany Peerless Network Of New Jersey 08/17/2004
973 (973) 202- Wireless Newark Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 08/14/1998
973 (973) 203- Landline Morristown Verizon New Jersey 10/11/1997
973 (973) 204- Wireless Newark New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC 08/14/1998
973 (973) 205- Wireless Newark Usa Mobility Wireless 07/06/1997
973 (973) 206- Landline Morristown Xo New Jersey 05/10/1999
973 (973) 207- Landline Morristown Sprint Spectrum L.p. 07/06/1997
973 (973) 208- Landline Newfoundland Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 209- Landline Franklin United Tel. Co. Of New Jersey DBA Centurylink 07/06/1997
973 (973) 210- Landline Newark Xo New Jersey 05/10/1999
973 (973) 212- Landline Newark Advantage Communications 05/18/1998
973 (973) 213- Landline Newark Usa Mobility Wireless 07/06/1997
973 (973) 214- Wireless Morristown Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 08/14/1998
973 (973) 215- Landline Whippany Peerless Network Of New Jersey 08/17/2004
973 (973) 216- Wireless Morristown New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC 08/14/1998
973 (973) 217- Landline Newark General Communications & Electronics Corp. 08/14/1998
973 (973) 218- Landline Millburn Verizon New Jersey 05/10/1999
973 (973) 219- Wireless Succasunna Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 08/14/1998
973 (973) 220- Wireless Newark New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC 08/14/1998
973 (973) 221- Landline Secaucus Allegiance Telecom Of New Jersey 03/03/2001
973 (973) 222- Wireless Newton Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 08/14/1998
973 (973) 223- Landline Morristown Sprint Spectrum L.p. 08/14/1998
973 (973) 224- Wireless Morristown Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 06/30/2001
973 (973) 225- Landline Paterson Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 226- Landline Caldwell Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 227- Landline Caldwell Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 228- Landline Caldwell Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 229- Wireless Succasunna Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless 10/31/2000
973 (973) 230- Landline Newark Cablevision Lightpath 06/30/2001
973 (973) 231- Wireless Newark Usa Mobility Wireless 07/06/1997
973 (973) 232- Landline Little Falls Paetec Communications 06/13/2000
973 (973) 233- Landline Bloomfield Verizon New Jersey 08/14/1998
973 (973) 234- Landline Hopatcong Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc. 02/02/2001
973 (973) 235- Landline Nutley Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 236- Landline Madison Verizon New Jersey 08/14/1998
973 (973) 237- Landline Little Falls Verizon New Jersey 08/14/1998
973 (973) 238- Landline Hawthorne Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 239- Landline Verona Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 240- Landline Newark AT&T; Local 08/14/1998
973 (973) 241- Landline Bernardsville AT&T; Local 08/14/1998
973 (973) 242- Landline Newark Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 243- Landline Orange Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 244- Landline Caldwell Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 245- Landline Newark Verizon New Jersey 03/03/2001
973 (973) 246- Landline Passaic Cablevision Lightpath 12/15/2003
973 (973) 247- Landline Paterson Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 248- Landline Pompton Lakes Verizon New Jersey 08/14/1998
973 (973) 249- Landline Passaic Verizon New Jersey 07/06/1997
973 (973) 250- Landline Branchville Cooperative Communications 07/01/2004
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 200-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Little Falls
Carrier: Telcove Investment
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 201-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Whippany
Carrier: Peerless Network Of New Jersey
Introduced: 08/17/2004
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 202-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 203-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 10/11/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 204-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 205-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 206-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Xo New Jersey
Introduced: 05/10/1999
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 207-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 208-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newfoundland
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 209-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Franklin
Carrier: United Tel. Co. Of New Jersey DBA Centurylink
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 210-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Xo New Jersey
Introduced: 05/10/1999
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 212-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Advantage Communications
Introduced: 05/18/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 213-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 214-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 215-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Whippany
Carrier: Peerless Network Of New Jersey
Introduced: 08/17/2004
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 216-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 217-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: General Communications & Electronics Corp.
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 218-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Millburn
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 05/10/1999
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 219-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Succasunna
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 220-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: New Cingular Wireless PCS - DC
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 221-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Secaucus
Carrier: Allegiance Telecom Of New Jersey
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 222-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newton
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 223-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 224-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Morristown
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 225-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Paterson
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 226-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Caldwell
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 227-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Caldwell
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 228-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Caldwell
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 229-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Succasunna
Carrier: Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless
Introduced: 10/31/2000
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 230-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Cablevision Lightpath
Introduced: 06/30/2001
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 231-
Usage: Wireless
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Usa Mobility Wireless
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 232-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Little Falls
Carrier: Paetec Communications
Introduced: 06/13/2000
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 233-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bloomfield
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 234-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Hopatcong
Carrier: Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Inc.
Introduced: 02/02/2001
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 235-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Nutley
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 236-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Madison
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 237-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Little Falls
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 238-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Hawthorne
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 239-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Verona
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 240-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: AT&T; Local
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 241-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Bernardsville
Carrier: AT&T; Local
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 242-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 243-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Orange
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 244-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Caldwell
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 245-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Newark
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 03/03/2001
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 246-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Passaic
Carrier: Cablevision Lightpath
Introduced: 12/15/2003
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 247-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Paterson
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 248-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Pompton Lakes
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 08/14/1998
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 249-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Passaic
Carrier: Verizon New Jersey
Introduced: 07/06/1997
Area Code: 973
Prefix: (973) 250-
Usage: Landline
Primary City: Branchville
Carrier: Cooperative Communications
Introduced: 07/01/2004