New Perth, an unincorporated area, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Cardigan.. Its precise location is N 46°13', W 62°42'.
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|The Geography of New Perth|
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New Perth falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 51. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 51 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 Perth (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
New Perth (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 25 April 1946 on 11L/2.Status changed to Locality in 1960 Gazetteer.Confirmed 23 October 1989 on 203-8. Settled in 1803.Name in use in 1861. - PN of PEI, 1925.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .