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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder St. Nicholas, Prince Edward Island

St. Nicholas, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, W. of Summerside. Its precise location is N 4625', W 6356'.

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The Geography of St. Nicholas

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Statistical Information

St. Nicholas falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 17. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 17 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 St. Nicholas (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

St. Nicholas (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Confirmed 2 Augus t 1944 on 11L/5 at 46 26 - 63 57.Status changed to Station in 1960 Gazetteer. Application altered to 46 25 - 63 57 and status changed to Settlement 24 Novemb er 1966 on 11L/5.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on file 203-8 (now SM7915-30/2).St. Nicholas (Locality) became part of the Community of St. Nich olas in 1991.Confirmed 17 June 1996 on 11L/5.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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