Latitude: 39.34194 to 39.36417
Longitude: -74.42325 to -74.48298
Area code(s): 609
Zip Code(s): 08400, 08401, 08402, 08403, 08404, 08405, 08406
One of America's oldest seaside resorts, Atlantic City is most famous these days as a weekend gambler's Mecca. It's the East Coast's answer to Las Vegas, and home to many of the same names: Caesars, Bally's, Sands, the Tropicana. Tourists come by the millions (more than 33 million of them, to be exact) to try their luck at the city's 12 casinos -- 9 of which line the world's first oceanfront boardwalk, opened in 1870. The city itself began life in 1854 and celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2004 More...