Bedeque, a village, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Borden. Its precise location is N 46°20', W 63°44'.
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|Municipal Government Information|
The Municipality was incorporated in 2014 and has a population of 310.
|Address:||PO Box 3982, 933 Callbeck Street, Central Bedeque, PE, C0B 1G0|
|Office Hours:||No fixed hours.|
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Credit: 2005 Crystal Mchugh
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|Visitors Guide Listings|
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|The Geography of Bedeque|
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The PEI Community Accounts has information about Bedeque. Community Accounts provides a comprensive source of community, regional, and provincial data on social, environmental and economic topics
Information courtesy of Community Accounts
Bedeque falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 26. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 26 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 Bedeque (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Bedeque was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Changed 31 December 1978. (1) Indian word meaning "sunny camping place" - Major Wright, postmaster, 1905. (2) Corruption of Micmac Indian name meaning "the hot place" - Place Names of P EI, 1925.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .