St. Louis, Prince Edward Island

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St. Louis
Community
St. Louis, Prince Edward Island is located in Prince Edward Island
St. Louis, Prince Edward Island
Location of St. Louis in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°53′10″N 64°08′40″W / 46.88604°N 64.14432°W / 46.88604; -64.14432Coordinates: 46°53′10″N 64°08′40″W / 46.88604°N 64.14432°W / 46.88604; -64.14432
Country Canada
Province Prince Edward Island
County Prince County
Parish Egmont
Township Lot 5
Incorporated 1964
Government
 • Council Community of St. Louis Council
 • Chairperson Everett "Sonny" Wedge
Area
 • Total 0.62 km2 (0.24 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population [1]
 • Total 83
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal Code C0B 1Z0
Area code(s) 902
Telephone Exchange 882

St. Louis is a municipality that holds community status in Prince Edward Island, Canada.[2]

It is located in western Prince County, west of the junction of Route 155 and Route 152, 150 kilometres (93 mi) from Charlottetown, the provincial capital.

The community lies in the Egmont federal electoral district, and in the Tignish-Palmer Road and Alberton-Roseville provincial electoral districts.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In 2006, St. Louis had a population of 80 living in 38 dwellings, an 18.4% decrease from 2001. The community has a land area of 0.62 km2 (0.24 sq mi) and a population density of 129.7/km2 (336/sq mi).[1]

Education[edit]

St. Louis Elementary is the only school in the community. It is administered by the English Language School Board of Prince Edward Island.[4] It offers English or French Immersion classes for students from St. Louis and other communities such as St.Edward, Miminegash, Pleasant View, Waterford, Palmer Road and DeBlois. It was the first school to offer French Immersion in the province.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada. "Canada 2006 Census: St. Louis - Community Profile". Retrieved 2008-02-19. 
  2. ^ "Municipal Councils and Contact Information" (PDF). Government of Prince Edward Island. January 27, 2017. Retrieved February 4, 2017. 
  3. ^ Government of PEI. "St. Louis Profile" (PDF). Retrieved 2008-02-19. 
  4. ^ a b Education PEI (June 2005). "St. Louis Elementary". Retrieved 2008-02-19.