Palmer Road, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Tignish.. Its precise location is N 46°55', W 64°09'.
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|The Geography of Palmer Road|
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Palmer Road falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 2. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 2 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 Palmer Road (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Named from Palmer Bros., landlords of Charlottetown one of them was a member of Parliament, and afterwards a judge.(Postmaster of DeBlois, 1905) Palmer Road (Sett.) was adopted 3 December 1946 on 21I/16.Status changed on 23 October 1989 on 203-8 to Locality.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .