Bridgetown, an unincorporated area, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, S. of St. Peters. Its precise location is N 46°18', W 62°32'.
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|The Geography of Bridgetown|
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Bridgetown falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 54. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 54 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 Bridgetown (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Bridgetown (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 3 December 1946 on 11L/7.Status changed to Locality when Bridgetown became part of the Community of Central Kings in 1975. So named "from a bridge over Broughton River." - PN of PEI, 1925.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .