Margate, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Kensington. Its precise location is N 46°28', W 63°35'.
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|The Geography of Margate|
|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 Margate.
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Margate falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of . They have detailed statistical information available
for the 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 Margate (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Margate (Sett., P.O.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Confirmed 2 Augu st 1944 on 11L/5.Status changed to Sett. when P.O. closed 22 May 1948.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. The first settler, named Smith, came from Margate, England about 1790. (Place N ames of PEI, 1925.)
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .