Orwell, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, W. of Montague. Its precise location is N 46°09', W 62°50'.
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|The Geography of Orwell|
|Real Estate for Sale|
The following residential and commercial real estate and vacant land is currently listed in the Prince Edward Island MLS system, operated independently by the PEI Real Estate Association. Select any property and click More Information to see the listing from the MLS website, provided by the realtor. For more real estate information, see our interactive real estate map for Orwell.
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Orwell falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 57. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 57 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 Orwell (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Orwell (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 6 May 1947 on c. 4405.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. Named after Francis, Lord Orwell, lord commissioner of Trade and plantations, 1762-65. (PN of PEI, 1925)
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .