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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder York, Prince Edward Island

York, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4619', W 6306'.

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

Business Directory

Our Business Directory, a comprehensive database of Prince Edward Island businesses and organizations, lists 19 businesses in York.

Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of York


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Real Estate for Sale

The following residential and commercial real estate and vacant land is currently listed in the Prince Edward Island MLS system, operated independently by the PEI Real Estate Association. Select any property and click More Information to see the listing from the MLS website, provided by the realtor. For more real estate information, see our interactive real estate map for York.

Please note that while the Government of Prince Edward Island and the PEI Real Estate Association have used their best efforts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of this information, it is provided as a general reference only. The Government of Prince Edward Island and the PEI Real Estate Association assume no responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of the information generated.

Statistical Information

York 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 York (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

York (Little York P.O.) (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Changed to York (Sta.) and Little York (Sett.) 12 Dec. 1939 on 11L/6, both at 46 19 - 63 06.Confirmed as York (Sta.) in 1960 Gazetteer.Name changed to dual name of York (Little York P.O.) (Sett.) 18 Nov. 1966 on 11L/6a.Status changed to locality when York (Little York P.O.) became part of the Community of York in 1986.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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