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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder New Perth, Prince Edward Island

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 4613', W 6242'.

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The Geography of New Perth


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Statistical Information

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 .

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