New area code goes into effect in Nassau County

The need for it comes as numbers with the 516 area code are expected to run out in the next year.

News 12 Staff

Jan 20, 2023, 10:24 AM

Updated 459 days ago

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A new area code is being used in Nassau County.
The county's 363 area code went into service today.
The need for it comes as numbers with the 516 area code are expected to run out in the next year.
If you have a 516 number now - you can keep it.
However, any requests for new service or even a change in location could result in you getting the new 363 code.


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