Brockton, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, W. of Alberton. Its precise location is N 46°48', W 64°15'.
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|The Geography of Brockton|
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Brockton falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 4. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 4 census subdivision for the following categories:
Education,Ethnicity,Family,Income,Labour Force,Population, and Shelter.
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|History of the Name|
The official history of the geographic name Brockton (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Named after Brockton, Mass, by myself. Formerly called Dock Road. (John McCarthy, postmaster, 1905). Brockton (Loc.) was adopted 3 December 1946 on 21I/16 Status confirmed 23 October 1989 on 203-8.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .