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 46°20', W 63°04'.
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|The Geography of Suffolk|
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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.
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|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 .