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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Flat River, Prince Edward Island

Flat River, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, W. of Murray River. Its precise location is N 4601', W 6252'.

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

Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. We are constantly adding to our collection, and welcome your suggestions.


Credit: 2007 Judy Smith (
500 x 375 - 134K
1024 x 768 - 381K

You can send us your own photos for inclusion here.

Business Directory

Our Business Directory, a comprehensive database of Prince Edward Island businesses and organizations, lists 7 businesses in Flat River.

InfoPEI Listings

InfoPEI is a useful compendium of facts, addresses, pointers to businesses, governments and organizations and other reference information. To see InfoPEI information on Flat River, select a category and click GO.


Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Flat River


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Real Estate for Sale

The following residential and commercial real estate and vacant land is currently listed in the Prince Edward Island MLS system, operated independently by the PEI Real Estate Association. Select any property and click More Information to see the listing from the MLS website, provided by the realtor. For more real estate information, see our interactive real estate map for Flat River.

Please note that while the Government of Prince Edward Island and the PEI Real Estate Association have used their best efforts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of this information, it is provided as a general reference only. The Government of Prince Edward Island and the PEI Real Estate Association assume no responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of the information generated.

Statistical Information

Flat River falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 60. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 60 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 Flat River (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Flat River (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 6 May 1947 on c. 4405.Status changed to Locality in 1960 Gazetteer.Status confirmed when Flat River became part of the Community of Belfast in 1972.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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