Other cities in the 609 area code include: Atlantic City, Willingboro, Princeton, Princeton Junction, Millville, Pemberton, Bridgeton, Barnegat, Pleasantville, Glassboro, Maple Shade, Hopewell, Mantua, Hammonton, Collingswood, Pennsville, Lumberton, Haddonfield, Ocean City, Millstone Township, Burlington, Brigantine, Absecon, Haddon Heights, Chesterfield, Linwood, Barrington, Margate City, Hainesport, Paulsboro, Hightstown, Buena, Egg Harbor City, Cranbury, Bordentown, Lambertville, Tuckerton, Alloway, National Park, Lawnside, Pennington, Beverly, Quinton, Sea Isle City, and Allentown.
Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. state of New Jersey and the county seat of Mercer County. It was briefly the capital of the United States. The city's metropolitan area is grouped with the New York metropolitan area by the United States Census Bureau, but directly borders the Philadelphia metropolitan area and is part of the Federal Communications Commission's Philadelphia Designated Market Area. As of the 2010 United States Census, Trenton had a population of 84,913, making it the state's 10th-largest municipality. The Census Bureau estimated that the city's population was 84,034 in 2014.
Atlantic City is a resort city in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, known for its casinos, boardwalk and beach. In 2010, it had a population of 39,558. Incorporated on May 1, 1854, from portions of Egg Harbor Township and Galloway Township, the city borders Absecon, Brigantine, Pleasantville, Ventnor City, West Atlantic City and the Atlantic Ocean.Atlantic City inspired the American version of the board game Monopoly, especially the street names. Since 1921, Atlantic City has been the home of the Miss America pageant.
Egg Harbor Township is a township in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 43,323, reflecting an increase of 12,597 (+41.0%) from the 30,726 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 6,182 (+25.2%) from the 24,544 counted in the 1990 Census. Egg Harbor Township was first mentioned as part of Gloucester County in records dating back to March 20, 1693, and at times was called New Weymouth. The township's western boundary was established on May 13, 1761, with the area called Great Egg-Harbour Township. Portions of the township were taken to form Galloway Township, which was established by Royal charter on April 4, 1774.
The 609 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 3:34 PM on Jul 11, 2020.