Crapaud, Prince Edward Island

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Crapaud in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°14′21.22″N63°29′58.57″W / 46.2392278°N 63.4996028°W / 46.2392278; -63.4996028 Coordinates: 46°14′21.22″N63°29′58.57″W / 46.2392278°N 63.4996028°W / 46.2392278; -63.4996028
CountryCanada
Province Prince Edward Island
County Queens County
Lot 29
Area
   Rural municipality 2.1 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
  Metro
206.23 km2 (79.63 sq mi)
Population
[1]
   Rural municipality 361
  Density172.3/km2 (446/sq mi)
   Metro
2,473
  Metro density12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zone AST
  Summer (DST) ADT
Area code 902

Crapaud ( /kræˈp/ KRA-poh) [2] is a rural municipality in Prince Edward Island, Canada. [3] It is located north of Victoria in the township of Lot 29.

Demographics

Federal census population history of Crapaud
YearPop.±%
1956178    
1961201+12.9%
1966239+18.9%
1971246+2.9%
1976321+30.5%
1981303−5.6%
1986332+9.6%
1991 323−2.7%
1996 378+17.0%
2001 382+1.1%
2006 353−7.6%
2011 345−2.3%
2016 319−7.5%
2021 361+13.2%
Source: Statistics Canada
[4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14] [15]

In the 2021 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Crapaud had a population of 361 living in 136 of its 158 total private dwellings, a change of

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Crapaud Exhibition

The town of Crapaud hosts its own annual exhibition with notable events such as the Tractor Pulls, in which contestants build or modify tractors in order to pull as much weight as possible over a short distance. Some other events that can be seen are barrel racing, tractor races, and a potato peeling contest. The event is held every summer.


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References

  1. "About Crapaud".
  2. Orkin, Mark (2015). Speaking Canadian English. Routledge. ISBN   978-1-138-92111-5 . Retrieved January 20, 2020.
  3. "Municipal Councils and Contact Information" (PDF). Government of Prince Edward Island. January 27, 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 29, 2016. Retrieved February 4, 2017.
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