Mount Pleasant, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of O'Leary. Its precise location is N 46°35', W 64°01'.
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|The Geography of Mount Pleasant|
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Mount Pleasant falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 12. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 12 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 Mount Pleasant (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Mount Pleasant (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 3 December 1946 on 21I/9.Status changed to Locality when Mount Pleasant became part of the Community of Lady Slipper in 1983. "Name selected at a public meeting on 1 November 1862 from 'the mutual accord and agreeableness of the inhabitants with each other'."- PN of PEI, 1925.
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