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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Suffolk, Prince Edward Island

Suffolk, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4620', W 6304'.

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The Geography of Suffolk


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Statistical Information

Suffolk falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 34. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 34 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 Suffolk (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Suffolk (Sett., P.O.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Suffolk (Sett.) was confirmed 12 December 1939 on 11L/6 at 46 19 - 63 03. Status changed to Station in 1960 Gazetteer.Suffolk moved to 46 20 - 63 04 and status changed to Sett. 18 November 1966 on 11L/6a.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. Named by settlers from Suffolk, England who arrived 1824-1840. - PN of PEI, 1925.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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