Cardigan, a village, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Brudenell. Its precise location is N 46°14', W 62°37'.
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|Municipal Government Information|
The Municipality was incorporated in 1954 and has a population of 332.
|Address:||PO Box 40, Cardigan, PE, C0A 1G0|
|Meetings:||Second Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.|
|Office Hours:||Tuesday - Thursday - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
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Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .
|Cardigan River Inn|
Credit: 2001 Tim Canty
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|Smallest library in Canada|
Credit: 2009 Bev Holman
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|Roseneath Bed and Breakfast|
Credit: 2009 Brenda Dewar
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|Cardigan Consolidated School|
Credit: 2007 Province of Prince Edward Island
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|Visitors Guide Listings|
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|The Geography of Cardigan|
You can use our interactive maps to
display maps of Cardigan and area.
Click on the map link: Show Map
The PEI Community Accounts has information about Cardigan. Community Accounts provides a comprensive source of community, regional, and provincial data on social, environmental and economic topics
Information courtesy of Community Accounts
Cardigan falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Cardigan. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Cardigan 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 Cardigan (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Cardigan (Village) was adopted 25 April 1946 on 11L/2.Incorporated as a Village in 1954.Status changed to Community by the Municipalities Act in 1983. Contains the Locality of Cardigan.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .