Belle River, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Murray River. Its precise location is N 45°59', W 62°50'.
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|The Geography of Belle River|
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Belle River falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 62. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 62 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 Belle River (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Belle River (Sett.) at 45 59 - 62 49 and Belle Creek (Sett.) at 45 59 -62 50 wer e adopted 6 May 1947 on C. 4405.Belle River (Sett.) and Belle Creek (Sett.) am algamated 21 November 1966 on 11E/15 to become Belle River (Belle Creek P.O. - B . de p.)(Sett.).Name change to Belle River (Sett.) 4 January 1967 on 11E/15. Status changed to Locality when Belle River became part of the Community of Belf ast in 1972.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .