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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Bridgetown, Prince Edward Island

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 4618', W 6232'.

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The Geography of Bridgetown


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Statistical Information

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 .

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