DeSable, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of Victoria. Its precise location is N 46°12', W 63°25'.
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|DeSable Motel |
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|Visitors Guide Listings|
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|The Geography of DeSable|
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DeSable falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 29. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 29 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 DeSable (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
De Sable (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 12 December 1939 on 11L/3.Changed to DeSable (Locality) 21 November 1966 on 11L/3.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .