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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder West Covehead, Prince Edward Island

West Covehead, an incorporated area under the community of n.shore, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of North Rustico. Its precise location is N 4624', W 6308'.

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The Geography of West Covehead


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Statistical Information

West Covehead 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 West Covehead (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

West Covehead (Sett.) was adopted 16 November 1966 on 11L/6g.Status changed to Locality when West Covehead became part of the Community of West Covehead in 19 74.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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