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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Georgetown, Prince Edward Island

Georgetown, a town, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, E. of Brudenell. Its precise location is N 4611', W 6232'.

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

Municipal Government Information

The Town was incorporated in 1912 and has a population of 675.

Telephone: (902) 652-2924
Facsimile: (902) 652-2701
Address: PO Box 89, Georgetown, PE, C0B 1L0
Meetings: Third Monday of the Month, 7:00 p.m. 36 Kent Street, Georgetown This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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.


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MORE AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS... there are 7 aerial photographs of Georgetown in our Aerial Photo Gallery.

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.

AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens

AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens
Credit: 2010 Jamie Galpin
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AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens (and Kings Playhouse)

AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens (and Kings Playhouse)
Credit: 2010 Jamie Galpin
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AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens (and Kings Playhouse)

AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens (and Kings Playhouse)
Credit: 2010 Jamie Galpin
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AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens Cenotaph

AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens Cenotaph
Credit: 2010 Jamie Galpin
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You can send us your own photos for inclusion here.

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 Georgetown, select a category and click GO.


Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Georgetown


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Driving Distances and Times

To find driving distances and times from other locations, consult the distance chart for Georgetown.

Statistical Information

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

Information courtesy of Community Accounts

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

Georgetown (Town) was incorporated in 1912.Confirmed in Place Names of PEI, 1925 and 25 April 1946 on 11L/2. After George III (1738-1820).

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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