West Cape, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of O'Leary. Its precise location is N 46°41', W 64°24'.
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|The Geography of West Cape|
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West Cape falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 7. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 7 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 West Cape (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
West Cape (Sett.) was adopted 30 November 1966 on 21I/9.Status changed to loca lity on 23 October 1989 on 203-8.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .