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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Belle River, Prince Edward Island

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 4559', W 6250'.

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The Geography of Belle River

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Statistical Information

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 .

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