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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Johnstons River, Prince Edward Island

Johnstons River, an unincorporated area, is located in County in the portion of Prince Edward Island. Its precise location is N 4616', W 6257'.

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The Geography of Johnstons River


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Statistical Information

Johnstons River falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 35. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 35 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 Johnstons River (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Johnston River (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Changed to Johnstons River 3 December 1946 on 11L/7.Name changed to Donagh (Loc.) 24 November 1966 on 11L/7.P.O. closed 30 April 45 (Johnstons River).

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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