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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Crapaud, Prince Edward Island

Crapaud, a village, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Victoria. Its precise location is N 4614', W 6330'.

This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to Crapaud. You can also search for information on other communities.

Municipal Government Information

The Municipality was incorporated in 1950 and has a population of 345.

Telephone: (902) 658-2558
Address: PO Box 30, Crapaud, PE, C0A 1J0
Meetings: First Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.
Office Hours: Wednesday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. & 6 p.m - 8 p.m.
Email: crapaudadmin@pei.aibn.com

Aerial Photographs

Aerial photography courtesy of AirScapes. All aerial photographs are available for sale, as prints or slides; please contact AirScapes for details. You can also see a complete list of aerial photographs of the Island.

Crapaud

Crapaud
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Crapaud

Crapaud
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Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .

Gnarled tree overlooking water

Gnarled tree overlooking water
Credit: 2009 Stella Hagen
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Englewood Elementary

Englewood Elementary
Credit: 2007 Province of Prince Edward Island
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Crapaud Exhibition

Crapaud Exhibition
Credit: 2012 Stclair Mac Aulay Arlington
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Crapaud Exhibition Horses

Crapaud Exhibition Horses
Credit: 2012 St Clair MacAulay Arlington
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Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Crapaud

Maps

You can use our interactive maps to display maps of Crapaud and area.

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

The PEI Community Accounts has information about Crapaud.   Community Accounts provides a comprensive source of community, regional, and provincial data on social, environmental and economic topics

Information courtesy of Community Accounts

Crapaud falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Crapaud. They have detailed statistical information available for the Crapaud census subdivision for the following categories: Education,Ethnicity,Family,Income,Labour Force,Population, and Shelter.

Information courtesy Statistics Canada.

History of the Name

The official history of the geographic name Crapaud (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Crapaud (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 12 December 1939 on 11L/3.Status changed to Village in 1960 Gazetteer.Status changed to Community in 1950. The name Crapaud which means "frog" comes from the French name of Brocklesby River (now Westmoreland River) - riviere aux Crapauds. - Place Names of PEI, 1925.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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