Bethel, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, E. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 46°15', W 62°58'.
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|The Geography of Bethel|
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Bethel falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 48. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 48 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 Bethel (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Bethel (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Status changed to Locality 14 September 1966 on 11L/2.Confirmed 23 October 1989 on 203-8. Named by James Douglass, who used to teach Sunday school in the old schoolhouse.Appeared in Meacham's 1880 atlas - PN of PEI, 1925
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .