Location of the region in Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island
|Residents||44,348 (as of 2011)|
|Population density||22.4 inhabitants / km²|
|Time zone :||Atlantic Standard Time ( UTC −4)
Atlantic Daylight Time ( UTC −3, daylight saving time)
Prince County has 44,348 people living in an area of 1979.49 km². The population density is thus 22.4 inhabitants / km². For all of these numbers, Prince County ranks second among the counties.
Prince County is to the west of Prince Edward Osland. Melpeque Bay, a bay in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, is in the district . The geographic division created by Malpeque Bay unofficially divides urban East Prince and rural West Prince.
- Census Profile. Statistics Canada, accessed July 29, 2012 .