Charlottetown

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Charlottetown
Ceety
City of Charlottetown
An aerial view o dountoun Charlottetown
An aerial view o dountoun Charlottetown
Banner o Charlottetown
Banner
Coat o airms o Charlottetown
Coat o airms
Offeecial logo o Charlottetown
Logo
Nickname(s): "Birthplace o Confederation"[1]
Motto(s): "Cunabula Foederis"  (Latin)
"Birthplace of Confederation"
Charlottetown is locatit in Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown
Charlottetown
Location o Charlottetown in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°14′00″N 63°09′00″W / 46.23333°N 63.15000°W / 46.23333; -63.15000
Kintra Canadae
Province Prince Edward Island
Coonty Queens Coonty
Foondit 1764
Ceety Aprile 17, 1855[2]
Govrenment
 • Ceety Mayor Clifford J. Lee
 • Govrenin bouk Charlottetown Ceety Cooncil
Aurie[3][4][5]
 • Ceety 44.33 km2 (17.1 sq mi)
 • Urban 57.89 km2 (22.35 sq mi)
 • Metro 798.54 km2 (308.32 sq mi)
Elevation Sea Level tae 49 m (0 tae 161 ft)
Population (2011)[3][4][5]
 • Ceety 34,562
 • Density 779.7/km2 (2,019/sq mi)
 • Urban 42,602
 • Urban density 735.9/km2 (1,906/sq mi)
 • Metro 64,487
 • Metro density 80.8/km2 (209/sq mi)
 • Chynge (2006–11) Increase7.4%
 • Dwellings 16,060
Demonym(s) Charlottetonian, Townie, From Town
Time zone Atlantic (AST) (UTC-4)
 • Simmer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code C1A — E
Aurie code(s) 902
NTS Cairt 011L03
GNBC Code BAARG

Charlottetown is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Canadian province o Prince Edward Island, an the coonty seat o Queens Coonty.

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Coordinates: 46°14′24″N 63°08′24″W / 46.24°N 63.1399°W / 46.24; -63.1399