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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder North Shore, Prince Edward Island

North Shore, a village, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4623', W 6307'.

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

Municipal Government Information

The Municipality was incorporated in 1974 and has a population of 1112.

Telephone: (902) 672-1586
Facsimile: (902) 672-1766
Address: 2120 Covehead Rd., York, PE, PE, C0A 1P0
Meetings: Second Wednesday of each month. North Shore Community Centre 2120 Covehead Road This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.
Office Hours: Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of North Shore


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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Statistical Information

North Shore 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 North Shore (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

The Community of North Shore was incorporated in 1974. Contains the Localities of Covehead, Covehead Road, Dalvay by the Sea (part of), Stanhope, Stanhope Bayshore, Stanhope by the Sea, and West Covehead.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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