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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder West Point, Prince Edward Island

West Point, 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 4637', W 6423'.

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

Aerial Photographs

Aerial photography courtesy of AirScapes. All aerial photographs are available for sale, as prints or slides; please contact AirScapes for details. You can also see a complete list of aerial photographs of the Island.

Cedar Dunes Provincial Park

Cedar Dunes Provincial Park
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Cedar Dunes Provincial Park

Cedar Dunes Provincial Park
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West Point Harbour

West Point Harbour
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Lighthouse - West Point

Lighthouse - West Point
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MORE AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS... there are 5 aerial photographs of West Point in our Aerial Photo Gallery.

Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. We are constantly adding to our collection, and welcome your suggestions.

West Point Lighthouse

West Point Lighthouse
Credit: 2004 Donna S. Poindexter, Waynesboro, VA, USA
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Sunset - Cedar Dunes Provincial Park

Sunset - Cedar Dunes Provincial Park
Credit: 2005 Barb Todd
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Beach after a thunderstorm

Beach after a thunderstorm
Credit: August 2006 Rob Johnson (
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Credit: 2009 Larisa Dumville (
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You can send us your own photos for inclusion here.

InfoPEI Listings

InfoPEI is a useful compendium of facts, addresses, pointers to businesses, governments and organizations and other reference information. To see InfoPEI information on West Point, select a category and click GO.


Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of West Point


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

West Point falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 8. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 8 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 Point (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

West Point (Loc.) was adopted 3 December 1946 on 21I/9.Status confirmed 23 Oct ober 1989 on 203-8.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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