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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Tignish Shore, Prince Edward Island

Tignish Shore, a village, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, E. of Tignish. Its precise location is N 4657', W 6400'.

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

Municipal Government Information

The Municipality was incorporated in 1975 and has a population of 73.

Telephone: (902) 853-3931
Address: RR#1, Tignish, PE, C0B 2B0
Meetings: First Tuesday of month. This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.
Office Hours: No fixed hours.

Visitors Guide Listings

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The Geography of Tignish Shore


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

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Statistical Information

Tignish Shore falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 1. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 1 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 Tignish Shore (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Tignish Shore (Sett.) was adopted 4 September 1958 on 21NE.Status changed to Hamlet in 1960 Gazetteer.Incorporated as a Community in 1975.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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