Hunter River, Prince Edward Island

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Hunter River in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°21′18″N63°20′56″W / 46.35497°N 63.34897°W / 46.35497; -63.34897
CountryCanada
Province Prince Edward Island
County Queens County
Parish Grenville Parish
Township Lot 23
Incorporated1974
Community1983
Government
  CAOSarah Weeks
Area
  Total2.33 sq mi (6.04 km2)
Population
 (2021)
  Total390
  Density167/sq mi (64.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)
  Summer (DST) UTC-3 (ADT)
Canadian Postal code
Area code 902
Telephone Exchanges621, 734, 964
NTS Map011L06
GNBC CodeBAEKC
Website Community Website

Hunter River is a municipality that holds community status in Prince Edward Island, Canada. [1] It is located in Queens County southwest of North Rustico. It is situated on the Hunter River.

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It has been suggested that Hunter River is represented in the works of Lucy Maud Montgomery as Bright River in the fictional region of Avonlea. [2]

James Charles McGuigan, who became Archbishop of Toronto and a Cardinal, was born in Hunter River.

Demographics

Federal census population history of Hunter River
YearPop.±%
1971311    
1976310−0.3%
1981322+3.9%
1986317−1.6%
1991 356+12.3%
1996 354−0.6%
2001 354+0.0%
2006 319−9.9%
2011 294−7.8%
2016 356+21.1%
2021 390+9.6%
Source: Statistics Canada
[3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12]

In the 2021 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Hunter River had a population of 390 living in 164 of its 170 total private dwellings, a change of

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References

  1. "Municipal Councils and Contact Information" (PDF). Government of Prince Edward Island. January 27, 2017. Retrieved February 4, 2017.
  2. Notes on the Geography and Chronology of the Anne of Green Gables Books
  3. "1976 Census of Canada: Population - Geographic Distributions" (PDF). Statistics Canada. June 1977. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  4. "1981 Census of Canada: Census subdivisions in decreasing population order" (PDF). Statistics Canada. May 1992. Retrieved February 2, 2021.
  5. "1986 Census: Population - Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions" (PDF). Statistics Canada. September 1987. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  6. "91 Census: Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions - Population and Dwelling Counts" (PDF). Statistics Canada. April 1992. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  7. "96 Census: A National Overview - Population and Dwelling Counts" (PDF). Statistics Canada. April 1997. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  8. "Population and Dwelling Counts, for Canada, Provinces and Territories, and Census Subdivisions (Municipalities), 2001 and 1996 Censuses - 100% Data (Prince Edward Island)". Statistics Canada. August 15, 2012. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  9. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data (Prince Edward Island)". Statistics Canada. August 20, 2021. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  10. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Prince Edward Island)". Statistics Canada. July 25, 2021. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  11. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Prince Edward Island)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 2, 2022.
  12. 1 2 "Population and dwelling counts: Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), Prince Edward Island". Statistics Canada. February 9, 2022. Retrieved March 3, 2022.

https://www.municipalityofhunterriver.com/ Official Community of Hunter River website]

Coordinates: 46°21′0″N63°21′0″W / 46.35000°N 63.35000°W / 46.35000; -63.35000