Irishtown, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Kensington. Its precise location is N 46°30', W 63°35'.
This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to Irishtown. You can also search for information on other communities.
InfoPEI is a useful compendium of facts, addresses, pointers to businesses, governments and organizations and other reference information. To see InfoPEI information on Irishtown, select a category and click GO.
|Visitors Guide Listings|
Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.
|The Geography of Irishtown|
You can use our interactive maps to
display maps of Irishtown and area.
Click on the map link: Show Map
Irishtown falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 20. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 20 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 Irishtown (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Irishtown (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Confirmed 2 August 1944 on 11L/12.Status changed to Locality in 1960 Gazetteer. Status confirmed 23 October 1989 on 203-8.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .