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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Alma, Prince Edward Island

Alma, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, NW. of Alberton. Its precise location is N 4652', W 6407'.

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The Geography of Alma


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Statistical Information

Alma falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 3. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 3 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 Alma (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Probable after battle of Alma in South Russia (Jamey Whit e). No. I do not think that it was named after battle gro und of same name in South Russia (Postmaster, 1905). Alma (Sett.) was adopted 3 December 1946 on 21I/16. Status changed to Locality on 23 October 1989 on 203-8.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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