Belfast, a village, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 46°04', W 62°53'.
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|Municipal Government Information|
The Municipality was incorporated in 1972 and has a population of 1637.
|Address:||3278 Route 1, South Pinette, PE, C0A 1B0|
|Meetings:||At the call of the chairperson.|
|Office Hours:||No fixed hours.|
Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .
Credit: 2011 Province of Prince Edward Island
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|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
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 .