NPA - 518 (New York)
The 518 area code is part of geographic numbering plan area that includes New York.
There are a few special area codes with the last two digits 422 match, these are known as easily recognizable codes (ERCs). The 8xx set of numbers are reserved for toll-free services and communication.
New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States. New York City has five boroughs, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island —each with dozens of neighbourhoods lending their own local flavour. Located at the southern tip of the U.S. state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass. NYC is the mecca of business in the United States, and as a melting pot of American culture.
Originally named New Amsterdam by Dutch settlers in 1625, New York was named after the British Duke of York and Albany in 1664.
New York is home to the famous landmarks; Central Park, The Statue of Liberty, Time Square and The Empire State Building to name just a few.
Central Park, comprised of 843 acres, located between the Upper West Side and the Upper East Side. It is the fifth-largest park in New York City by area, Central Park is the most visited urban park in the United States. The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York. "The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The copper statue was designed by French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and its metal framework was built by Gustave Eiffel. The statue was dedicated on October 28, 1886. Times Square, is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway Theater District, with one of the world's busiest pedestrian intersections, and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. Times Square was once named Longacre Square. It took on its current name in 1904, when The New York Times moved its headquarters to the area.The Empire State Building is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, It was designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon and completed in 1931. It was constructed during a race to create the worlds tallest building, as New York’s economy boomed like never before.
NYC has inspired hundreds of classic songs - most notably Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York".