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 46°52', W 64°07'.
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|The Geography of Alma|
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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 .