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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder York Point, Prince Edward Island

York Point, a cape, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, W. shore of Charlottetown Harbour. Its precise location is N 4613', W 6310'.

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The Geography of York Point


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Statistical Information

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

Formerly approved as Yorke Point 12 Dec. 1939 on 11L/3.Changed to York Point 18 Nov. 1966 on 11L/3g.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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