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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Cumberland, Prince Edward Island

Cumberland, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4610', W 6310'.

This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to Cumberland. You can also search for information on other communities.

Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .


Credit: 2004 Frank Hogan
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Credit: 2004 Frank Hogan
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Credit: 2004 Frank Hogan
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Credit: 2004 Frank Hogan
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Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Cumberland


You can use our interactive maps to display maps of Cumberland and area.

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

Cumberland falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 65. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 65 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 Cumberland (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Cumberland (Sett.) was adopted 12 December 1939 on 11L/3.Status changed to Locality in 1973 Gazetteer.Status confirmed as Locality when it became part of the Community of Afton in 1974.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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