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551 Area Code

State: New Jersey
Major City: Newark
Timezone: America/New_York
Current Time: 11:32 PM

Top 11 Cities in Area Code 551

City Population
Newark 282,011
Jersey City 262,075
New Brunswick 55,676
Hackensack 44,188
Little Ferry 10,739
Wayne N/A
Rochelle Park N/A
Weehawken N/A
Parsippany N/A
Oddball Codes N/A
Eagleville N/A

Top 6 Counties in Area Code 551

County Population
Montgomery 1,043,530
Bergen 930,390
Middlesex 825,920
Essex 795,404
Hudson 670,046
Morris 493,379

Age Distribution

Median age: 36.18

Median age in Area Code 551 is 36.18 years. 11.98% of residents are aged 0-9. 12.40% of residents are aged 10-19. The percentage of residents in their twenties is 16.54. 14.54 % are in their thirties, 12.85% in their fourties, 12.74 % in their fifties, and 9.72 % in their sixties. 5.65 % of residents are in their seventies and 3.57 % are eighty and over.

Demographics

51.57% are female
48.43% are male

48.43% of residents in Area Code 551 are male and 51.57% are female. 39.62% of residents are married and 11.48% are divorced. 43.74% have never been married. 5.14% are widowed. The average size of resident families is 3.29.

Household Income

Median household income: 62,457.28
54.81% have two income earners
30.05% of households earn $100,000+

Median household income in Area Code 551 is $62,457.28 with 54.81% of families having two income earners. 30.05% of households earn at least $100,000. 4.33% of households have an income under $5,000, 3.88% from $5,000-$10,000, 5.21% from $10,000-$15,000, 4.40% from $15,000-$20,000, 4.74% from $20,000-$25,000, 8.36% from $25,000-$35,000, 10.87% from $35,000-$50,000, 16.13% from $50,000-$75,000, 12.08% from $75,000-$100,000, 14.96% from $100,000-$150,000 and 15.09% over $150,000. The median income of individuals is $32,764.71.

Home Ownership and Rents

Median home value: $344,851.68
Median rent: $1,343.99
Rent burden: 35.10%

36.66% of households in Area Code 551 own (rather than rent) their residence. The median value of those homes is $344,851.68. The median rent paid by renters is $1,343.99 or 35.10% of the median renter's household income.

Education

46.73% have a Science and Engineering degree

17.39% of residents in Area Code 551 have less than a high school education. 28.15% have a high school diploma but no more. 20.09% of residents have some college but no more. 21.49% have a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) but no more. 12.88% have a graduate degree. 46.73% have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science and Engineering (or related) field.

Employment

32.48 minutes of commute time

64.18% of residents in Area Code 551 16 and older are in the labor force. 6.40% of residents are unemployed. The median commute time of resident workers in Area Code 551 is 32.48 minutes.

Races

35.28% report being Hispanic

49.68% of residents in Area Code 551 report their race as White. 21.17% report their race as Black or African American. 13.00% report their race as Asian. 0.31% report their race as American Indian and Alaska Native. 0.05% report their race as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. 10.20% report their race as Some other race. 5.53% report their race as Two or more races. 35.28% report being Hispanic. Note: Hispanic is considered to be an ethnicity and not a race.

Other Statistics

10.30% report a disability
12.90% speak limited English
12.84% have no health insurance
2.83% are veterans

10.30% of residents in Area Code 551 report a disability. 12.90% of residents only speak limited English. 12.84% of residents report not having health insurance. 2.83% of residents are veterans.

Prefixes in Area Code 551

Prefix City
(551) 200- New Brunswick
(551) 201-
(551) 202- Rochelle Park
(551) 203- New Brunswick
(551) 204- New Brunswick
(551) 205- Newark
(551) 206- New Brunswick
(551) 207- New Brunswick
(551) 208- Rochelle Park
(551) 209- Wayne
(551) 210- New Brunswick
(551) 211-
(551) 212- Newark
(551) 213- Newark
(551) 214- Newark
(551) 215- Rochelle Park
(551) 216- Wayne
(551) 217- Wayne
(551) 218- New Brunswick
(551) 219- Wayne
(551) 220- Newark
(551) 221- Wayne
(551) 222- Newark
(551) 223- Newark
(551) 224- Newark
(551) 225- Newark
(551) 226- New Brunswick
(551) 227- Weehawken
(551) 228- Newark
(551) 229- Weehawken
(551) 230- Newark
(551) 231- Newark
(551) 232- Wayne
(551) 233- Weehawken
(551) 234- Wayne
(551) 235- New Brunswick
(551) 236- Wayne
(551) 237- New Brunswick
(551) 238- New Brunswick
(551) 239- Newark
(551) 240- Rochelle Park
(551) 241- Wayne
(551) 242- Newark
(551) 243- New Brunswick
(551) 244- New Brunswick
(551) 245- New Brunswick
(551) 246- Wayne
(551) 247- Newark
(551) 248- Newark
(551) 249- Newark
(551) 250- Wayne
(551) 251- New Brunswick
(551) 252- New Brunswick
(551) 253- Newark
(551) 254- Wayne
(551) 255- New Brunswick
(551) 256- New Brunswick
(551) 257- Wayne
(551) 258- Newark
(551) 259- Rochelle Park
(551) 260- Wayne
(551) 261- New Brunswick
(551) 262- Wayne
(551) 263- Eagleville
(551) 264- Jersey City
(551) 265- New Brunswick
(551) 266- New Brunswick
(551) 267- New Brunswick
(551) 268- Rochelle Park
(551) 269- New Brunswick
(551) 270- New Brunswick
(551) 271- Wayne
(551) 272- Newark
(551) 273- Newark
(551) 274- Newark
(551) 275- New Brunswick
(551) 276- Wayne
(551) 277- Newark
(551) 278- Newark
(551) 279- Wayne
(551) 280- Newark
(551) 281- Rochelle Park
(551) 282- Newark
(551) 283- Rochelle Park
(551) 284- Newark
(551) 285- Newark
(551) 286- Parsippany
(551) 287- Rochelle Park
(551) 288- Newark
(551) 289- New Brunswick
(551) 290- Rochelle Park
(551) 291- Wayne
(551) 292- Jersey City
(551) 293- Rochelle Park
(551) 294- Newark
(551) 295- Wayne
(551) 296- Weehawken
(551) 297- Wayne
(551) 298-
(551) 299- Wayne
(551) 300- Newark
(551) 301- Wayne
(551) 302- New Brunswick
(551) 303- Wayne
(551) 304- Rochelle Park
(551) 305- Newark
(551) 306- Wayne
(551) 307- Wayne
(551) 308- Weehawken
(551) 309- Jersey City
(551) 310-
(551) 311-
(551) 312- Wayne
(551) 313- Rochelle Park
(551) 314- Newark
(551) 315- New Brunswick
(551) 316- Newark
(551) 317- Newark
(551) 318- Wayne
(551) 319- Newark
(551) 320- Parsippany
(551) 321- Newark
(551) 322-
(551) 323- Wayne
(551) 324- Jersey City
(551) 325- Newark
(551) 326- Wayne
(551) 327- Wayne
(551) 328- Wayne
(551) 329-
(551) 330- Wayne
(551) 331- Wayne
(551) 332-
(551) 333- Little Ferry
(551) 334- Wayne
(551) 335- Wayne
(551) 336-
(551) 337- New Brunswick
(551) 338- New Brunswick
(551) 339- Wayne
(551) 340- Wayne
(551) 341- Wayne
(551) 342- Wayne
(551) 343- Wayne
(551) 344- Wayne
(551) 345-
(551) 346- Wayne
(551) 347- Wayne
(551) 348-
(551) 349- New Brunswick
(551) 351- Hackensack
(551) 355- Newark
(551) 356-
(551) 358- Wayne
(551) 366-
(551) 370- Wayne
(551) 381- Newark
(551) 388-
(551) 399- Wayne
(551) 400- Newark
(551) 402- New Brunswick
(551) 404- Wayne
(551) 411-
(551) 427- New Brunswick
(551) 430- Wayne
(551) 444- New Brunswick
(551) 449- Newark
(551) 455- Newark
(551) 465-
(551) 482- Rochelle Park
(551) 486- New Brunswick
(551) 497- New Brunswick
(551) 500- Newark
(551) 501- Newark
(551) 502- Rochelle Park
(551) 511-
(551) 516-
(551) 529-
(551) 550- Newark
(551) 551-
(551) 552- Newark
(551) 554- Newark
(551) 555-
(551) 556- Wayne
(551) 557-
(551) 574- Rochelle Park
(551) 579- New Brunswick
(551) 580- Rochelle Park
(551) 587- Wayne
(551) 588-
(551) 600-
(551) 609-
(551) 611-
(551) 651- Newark
(551) 655- New Brunswick
(551) 666- Newark
(551) 688-
(551) 689- New Brunswick
(551) 697- New Brunswick
(551) 700-
(551) 711-
(551) 722- Wayne
(551) 727-
(551) 732-
(551) 733-
(551) 751- Newark
(551) 755-
(551) 758-
(551) 766-
(551) 775- Newark
(551) 777- New Brunswick
(551) 786-
(551) 788-
(551) 795- New Brunswick
(551) 799-
(551) 800- Newark
(551) 804- Wayne
(551) 811-
(551) 815- Newark
(551) 837-
(551) 842-
(551) 845-
(551) 848-
(551) 856-
(551) 862-
(551) 866-
(551) 888- Jersey City
(551) 899-
(551) 900- Newark
(551) 908-
(551) 911-
(551) 914-
(551) 946-
(551) 950-
(551) 955-
(551) 958-
(551) 959-
(551) 966-
(551) 973-
(551) 976- Oddball Codes
(551) 988-
(551) 990- Oddball Codes
(551) 996- Rochelle Park
(551) 998- Wayne
(551) 999- Newark