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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Fredericton, Prince Edward Island

Fredericton, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Crapaud. Its precise location is N 4622', W 6326'.

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The Geography of Fredericton


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Statistical Information

Fredericton falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 21. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 21 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 Fredericton (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Frederickton (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Changed to Freder icton Station (Sett.) 12 December 1939 on 11L/6.Name changed to Fredericton (F redericton Station P.O.-B. de p.)(Sett.) 22 November 1966 on 11L/6.Changed to Fredericton (Sett.) when the Fredericton Station (P.O.) part of the dual name wa s rescinded 17 March 1972 on 11L/6.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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