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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Brockton, Prince Edward Island

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 4648', W 6415'.

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The Geography of Brockton


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Statistical Information

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.

Information courtesy Statistics Canada.

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 .

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