516 Area Code

Get a Hempstead, New York phone number

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New York map showing location of area code 516 within the state

516 Phone Number


New York



Major City:


The 516 area code is in New York, United States.

Area code 516 is in the Eastern time zone (UTC -5).

This area code covers Long Island and serves Nassau County

Nearby counties:

New York's 516 area code serves the following counties: Nassau and part of Suffolk

Other nearby area codes includes:

Area Code 914 - Yonkers

Area Code 917 - New York

Area Code 203/475 - Bridgeport

Area Code 347/718/929 - New York

Area Code 631/934 - Brentwood

History of 516

Area Code

The New York 516 area code was introduced in 1951 for Long Island

Things To Do Near

Area Code 516

There are many activities for locals + visitors to see and do in the 516 area code (Hempstead County).

Things to do in Hempstead, New York tend to includes Nassau County Museum of Art (Roslyn), Long Beach Boardwalk, Old Westbury Gardens and much more.

Nassau County Museum of Art (Roslyn)

Explore the Nassau County Museum of Art, featuring rotating exhibitions, sculpture gardens, and historic mansion tours.

Long Beach Boardwalk

Relax on the Long Beach Boardwalk, known for its sandy beaches, bike paths, and oceanfront views. Enjoy water activities and the lively atmosphere.

Old Westbury Gardens

Visit Old Westbury Gardens, a historic estate with formal gardens, walking trails, and a mansion. Experience the beauty of the grounds and architectural splendor.


in Hempstead

Some of the universities, colleges, higher education establishments in area code 516 are:

Hofstra University

Adelphi University

Nassau Community College

This is not an exhaustive list, there are additional schools that may not be included

Why do people sign up for a virtual 516 number with Phoner?

People sign up for 516 virtual US phone numbers for a number of reasons.

For business

To be seen as local vendors - local numbers are more trustworthy than out-of-state phone numbers

For marketing purpose

So customers can remember their numbers easily or to be seen as local vendors as local numbers are more trustworthy than out-of-state phone numbers


To give online dating matches a 2nd phone number until they’ve gone on a date and trust each other

To buy and sell goods

For Craigslist, Facebook, eBay purchases or sales so that people don’t have your personal information and don’t bother you after the sale or purchase has been made

Nearby Codes

Frequently asked questions about local numbers

Can I buy a local 516 New York phone number?

Yes you can. To purchase a 516 number, download Phoner here, select a ‘United States’ number followed by ‘New York’ as the state. Once you have chosen an area code you can choose a number of your choice. Once you have selected a number to make calls or send texts you can subscribe and enjoy a 3 day free trial.

What are the other New York local area codes?

You can find the New York local area codes here.

Can I port my existing 516 number to Phoner?

Yes, you can port your 516 number to Phoner. We are working on an automated process, for now please email our support team so they can manually port your number.

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