Other cities in the 908 area code include: Union, Piscataway, Jackson, Howell, Plainfield, East Brunswick, Bridgewater, Linden, Hillsborough, Freehold, Long Branch, Westfield, Rahway, Scotch Plains, Cranford, South Plainfield, Summit, Raritan, Roselle, Millburn, Hopewell, Springfield, Holmdel, Warren, Asbury Park, Fairview, Phillipsburg, Hammonton, Middlesex, Roselle Park, Berkeley Heights, Clinton, Somerville, Beachwood, Millstone Township, Manville, Colts Neck, Kenilworth, Bedminster, Chester, Bernardsville, Fanwood, Dunellen, Mountainside, and Watchung.
Elizabeth is both the largest city and the county seat of Union County, in New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city had a total population of 124,969, retaining its ranking as New Jersey's fourth largest city (by population). The population increased by 4,401 (3.7%) from the 120,568 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 10,566 (+9.6%) from the 110,002 counted in the 1990 Census. For 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated a population of 129,007, an increase of 3.2% from the 2010 enumeration, ranking the city the 210th largest in the nation.
Plainfield is a city in Union County, New Jersey, United States, known by its nickname as "The Queen City". As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population increased to 49,808, its highest ever recorded population in any decennial census, with the population having increased by 1,979 (+4.1%) from the 47,829 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,262 (+2.7%) from the 46,567 counted in the 1990 Census. The area of present-day Plainfield was originally formed as Plainfield Township, a township that was created on April 5, 1847, from portions of Westfield Township, while the area was still part of Essex County. On March 19, 1857, Plainfield Township became part of the newly created Union County.
The 908 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 3:20 PM on Jul 11, 2020.