Other cities in the 551 area code include: Hoboken, West New York, Hackensack, Kearny, Teaneck, Fort Lee, Fair Lawn, Englewood, Bergenfield, Paramus, Mahwah, Ridgewood, Cliffside Park, Lyndhurst, Palisades Park, Elmwood Park, Rutherford, Dumont, Wyckoff, New Milford, North Arlington, Weehawken, Tenafly, Fairview, Saddle Brook, Oakland, Edgewater, Hasbrouck Heights, Franklin Lakes, Little Ferry, Hillsdale, Leonia, Park Ridge, Cresskill, Closter, Montvale, Bogota, Oradell, Emerson, Midland Park, Allendale, Washington, Carlstadt, Woodcliff Lake, and Rochelle Park.
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey after Newark. It is the seat of Hudson County as well as the county's largest city. As of 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated that Jersey City's population was 264,290, with the largest population increase of any municipality in New Jersey since 2010, an increase of about 6.7% from the 2010 United States Census, when the city's population was at 247,597, ranking the city the 75th-largest in the nation. Part of the New York metropolitan area, Jersey City is bounded on the east by the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay and on the west by the Hackensack River and Newark Bay.
Bayonne / b eɪ ˈ j oʊ n / bay- OHN is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. Located in the Gateway Region, Bayonne is situated on a peninsula located between Newark Bay to the west, the Kill Van Kull to the south, and New York Bay to the east. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 63,024, reflecting an increase of 1,182 (+1.9%) from the 61,842 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 398 (+0.6%) from the 61,444 counted in the 1990 Census. Bayonne was originally formed as a township on April 1, 1861, from portions of Bergen Township.
Union City is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. According to the 2010 United States Census the city had a total population of 66,455, reflecting a decline of 633 (−0.9%) from the 67,088 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 9,076 (+15.6%) from the 58,012 counted in the 1990 Census. As of the 2010 Census it was the most densely populated city in the United States, a[›] with a density of 51,810.1 per square mile. Union City was incorporated as a city by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on June 1, 1925, with the merger of Union Hill and West Hoboken Township. The city's name marks the combination of the two municipalities.
The 551 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 12:57 AM on Jul 16, 2020.