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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Afton, Prince Edward Island

Afton, a village, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4611', W 6311'.

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

Municipal Government Information

The Municipality was incorporated in 1974 and has a population of 1222.

Telephone: (902) 675-2567
Address: 1552 Route 19, New Dominion, PE, C0A 1H6
Meetings: Second Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m. This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.
Office Hours: No fixed hours.

Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .

Dalvay by the Sea

Dalvay by the Sea
Credit: 2002 Mary Payne, Annapolis, Mayland, USA
500 x 335 - 24K
1024 x 686 - 122K
Dalvay by the Sea

Dalvay by the Sea
Credit: 2002 Mary Payne, Annapolis, Mayland, USA
500 x 335 - 24K
1024 x 686 - 123K
A Farmhouse at Cape Tryon

A Farmhouse at Cape Tryon
Credit: (c) 2003 Nancy Starno
650 x 410 - 88K
1024 x 646 - 156K
Tignish Point Harbour

Tignish Point Harbour
Credit: 2004 Paulette Holmes - Mansfield, TX, USA
500 x 333 - 40K
1024 x 683 - 89K

Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Afton


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

Afton falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 65. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 65 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 Afton (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Afton was incorporated as a Community in 1974. Contains the Localities of Cumberland, Fairview, New Dominion, Nine Mile Creek, Rice Point, and Rocky Point.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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