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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder New Haven, Prince Edward Island

New Haven, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4613', W 6318'.

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The Geography of New Haven


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Statistical Information

New Haven falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 31. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 31 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 New Haven (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Newhaven (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Changed to Ne Haven 12 December 1939 on 11L/3.Confirmed 6 May 1947 on c. 4405. Status changed to Hamlet in 1960 Gazetteer and then to D.R. Comm. in 1973 Gazetteer.Status changed to Locality when it became part of the Community of New Haven-Riverdale in 1974. See Place Names of PEI, 1925 and Geographical Names of PEI, 1973 for possible origin.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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