Updated Jan 02, 2010Area Code 506
"E" is Eastern Time Zone, "C" is Central Time Zone, "M" is Mountain Time Zone, and "P" is Pacific Time Zone. Occasionally, an area code will fall in more than one time zone. In this case, the abbreviation is a combination of the previous abbreviations. Some area codes are shown with time zones referencing Universal Coordinated Time (UTC). Additional technical status can be retrived from the North American Numbering Plan Administration on the 506 area code specific link here.
Area Code 506 ( area code map)
Location New Brunswick, CANADA
Dates and historical information Area code 506 went live into service on January 01, 1955 (The paperwork process started on January 01, 1955).
Technical Status 2 Area code 506 is currently live and in service.
Time Zone(s) 1 A
LATA numbers served 888
Number of rate centers served 49
List of rate centers Saint John, Miramichi, Richibucto, Belledune, Meductic, Woodstock, Kedgwick, Shediac, Minto, Shippagan, Chipman, Lameque, Oromocto, Keswick, Sackville, Doaktown, Stanley, Boiestown, Salisbury, Hartland, Dorchester, Moncton, Tracadie, Sussex, Millville, Bathurst, Welsford, Gagetown, Port Elgin, Nackawic, Cocagne, Maces Bay, Dalhousie, Hoyt, Caraquet, Edmundston, Bouctouche, Campobello, Memramcook, Neguac, McAdam, Balmoral, Hampton, Norton, Blackville, Rothesay, Albert, Alma, Clair
Number of major cities served 0
Number of exchanges served 155
List of exchanges served 506-202-xxxx, 506-210-xxxx, 506-212-xxxx, 506-237-xxxx, 506-272-xxxx, 506-277-xxxx, 506-279-xxxx, 506-284-xxxx, 506-312-xxxx, 506-324-xxxx, 506-325-xxxx, 506-327-xxxx, 506-328-xxxx, 506-336-xxxx, 506-337-xxxx, 506-339-xxxx, 506-344-xxxx, 506-357-xxxx, 506-363-xxxx, 506-364-xxxx, 506-365-xxxx, 506-367-xxxx, 506-369-xxxx, 506-372-xxxx, 506-375-xxxx, 506-379-xxxx, 506-382-xxxx, 506-383-xxxx, 506-384-xxxx, 506-385-xxxx, 506-386-xxxx, 506-387-xxxx, 506-388-xxxx, 506-389-xxxx, 506-393-xxxx, 506-394-xxxx, 506-395-xxxx, 506-422-xxxx, 506-424-xxxx, 506-432-xxxx, 506-433-xxxx, 506-434-xxxx, 506-446-xxxx, 506-463-xxxx, 506-480-xxxx, 506-486-xxxx, 506-488-xxxx, 506-512-xxxx, 506-522-xxxx, 506-523-xxxx, 506-524-xxxx, 506-531-xxxx, 506-532-xxxx, 506-533-xxxx, 506-536-xxxx, 506-538-xxxx, 506-544-xxxx, 506-545-xxxx, 506-546-xxxx, 506-547-xxxx, 506-548-xxxx, 506-549-xxxx, 506-557-xxxx, 506-558-xxxx, 506-575-xxxx, 506-576-xxxx, 506-592-xxxx, 506-612-xxxx, 506-622-xxxx, 506-623-xxxx, 506-624-xxxx, 506-627-xxxx, 506-631-xxxx, 506-632-xxxx, 506-633-xxxx, 506-634-xxxx, 506-635-xxxx, 506-636-xxxx, 506-637-xxxx, 506-638-xxxx, 506-639-xxxx, 506-640-xxxx, 506-642-xxxx, 506-643-xxxx, 506-644-xxxx, 506-645-xxxx, 506-646-xxxx, 506-648-xxxx, 506-649-xxxx, 506-652-xxxx, 506-653-xxxx, 506-657-xxxx, 506-658-xxxx, 506-659-xxxx, 506-672-xxxx, 506-674-xxxx, 506-684-xxxx, 506-685-xxxx, 506-687-xxxx, 506-693-xxxx, 506-694-xxxx, 506-696-xxxx, 506-721-xxxx, 506-726-xxxx, 506-727-xxxx, 506-733-xxxx, 506-735-xxxx, 506-736-xxxx, 506-737-xxxx, 506-739-xxxx, 506-743-xxxx, 506-752-xxxx, 506-758-xxxx, 506-773-xxxx, 506-776-xxxx, 506-778-xxxx, 506-779-xxxx, 506-784-xxxx, 506-826-xxxx, 506-832-xxxx, 506-836-xxxx, 506-839-xxxx, 506-843-xxxx, 506-847-xxxx, 506-848-xxxx, 506-849-xxxx, 506-851-xxxx, 506-852-xxxx, 506-853-xxxx, 506-854-xxxx, 506-855-xxxx, 506-856-xxxx, 506-857-xxxx, 506-858-xxxx, 506-859-xxxx, 506-860-xxxx, 506-861-xxxx, 506-862-xxxx, 506-863-xxxx, 506-864-xxxx, 506-867-xxxx, 506-869-xxxx, 506-870-xxxx, 506-871-xxxx, 506-872-xxxx, 506-877-xxxx, 506-882-xxxx, 506-887-xxxx, 506-894-xxxx, 506-939-xxxx, 506-955-xxxx, 506-961-xxxx, 506-962-xxxx, 506-977-xxxx, 506-992-xxxx
Number of telephone companies 3 telephone companies servicing the 506 area code
List of telephone companies Aliant Telecom(NB), Rogers AT&T Wireless, Bragg Communications Inc.
506 Area Code Map