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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Belfast, Prince Edward Island

Belfast, a village, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4604', W 6253'.

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

Municipal Government Information

The Municipality was incorporated in 1972 and has a population of 1637.

Telephone: (902) 659-2989
Facsimile: (902) 659-2813
Address: 3278 Route 1, South Pinette, PE, C0A 1B0
Meetings: At the call of the chairperson.
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. .

Belfast Consolidated

Belfast Consolidated
Credit: 2011 Province of Prince Edward Island
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Point Prim Lighthouse- Belfast

Point Prim Lighthouse- Belfast
Credit: 2012 Faye Williams
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Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Belfast


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

Belfast falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 58. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 58 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 Belfast (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

The Community of Belfast was incorporated in 1972. Contains:on 11L/2 - Belfast; Melville; Iona; Culloden; Eldon (Belfast P.O.); F lat River; Fodhla; Garfield; Lower Newtown; Mount Buchanan; Mount Vernon; Pinett e; Roseberry; Valley; and Surrey (all are localities): on 11L/2 and 11L/3 - Poin t Prim (Loc.): and on 11E/15 - Belle River (Loc.); Wood Island (Former Ry Pt); a nd Wood Islands (Loc.).

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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