Queens County (Prince Edward Island)
Location of the region in Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island
|Residents||77,866 (as of 2011)|
|Population density||38.5 inhabitants / km²|
|Time zone :||Atlantic Standard Time ( UTC −4)
Atlantic Daylight Time ( UTC −3, daylight saving time)
Queens County has 77,866 people in an area of 2020.45 km². The population density is thus 38.5 inhabitants / km². According to all three figures, Queens County is the number one district. Samuel Holland founded the district in 1765 on behalf of the British King George III. and named it after his wife Sophie Charlotte von Mecklenburg-Strelitz .
- Census Profile. Statistics Canada, accessed July 29, 2012 .