Skip to Main Content


print small medium large 


Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder West Cape, Prince Edward Island

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 4641', W 6424'.

This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to West Cape. You can also search for information on other communities.

Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of West Cape


You can use our interactive maps to display maps of West Cape and area.

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

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 .

back to top