Dundas, an unincorporated area, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Cardigan. Its precise location is N 46°19', W 62°31'.
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|The Geography of Dundas|
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Dundas falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 55. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 55 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 Dundas (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Dundas (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Name changed to Dundas (Dundas Centre P.O.-B. de p.)(Sett.) 3 December 1946 on 11L/7. Post office closed in September 1969.Name changed to Dundas (Sett.) when Dundas Centre (P.O.) was rescinded 26 September 1972 on 11L/7. Status changed to Locality when Dundas became part of the Community of Central Kings in 1975. After George Dundas, Lieutenant Governor, 1859-68.- PN of PEI, 1925.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .