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Information on West River

The Rural municipality of West River is located in the province of Prince Edward Island. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the municipal building of West River at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the municipality’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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West River Municipal Office

West River office addressWest RiverMunicipal building West River
10 Mutch Drive, Apt. # 12

Stratford, PE, C1B 1S5

Work+1 902-566-9179
West River phone number(902) 566-9179
International: +1 902-566-9179
West River emailNot available
West River official websiteNot available
Mayor of West River

Demographics of West River

Name of West River inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population801 inhabitants19 / 1 731
Population density in West River23,0 pop/km² (59,6 pop/sq mi)

Information on West River

Cities twinned with West RiverCurrently, the town West River isn’t twinned
Natural parksWest River isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in West River

Charlottetown Airport 19.4 km
Summerside Airport 51.1 km
Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport 106.5 km

West River territory

West River area3 480 hectares
34,80 km² (13,44 sq mi)
West River altitude20 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 46.1667
Longitude: -63.2999
Latitude: 46° 10' 0'' North
Longitude: 63° 17' 60'' West
Time zone
UTC -4:00 (America/Halifax)
Summer time : UTC -3:00
Winter time : UTC -4:00
Local time

West River neighbouring towns and cities

West River neighbouring municipalities
BonshawNeighbouring townsMeadowbank
West River neighbouring municipalities
Bonshaw 4.2 kmNew Haven-Riverdale 5.3 kmMeadowbank 6.8 km
Afton 7.2 kmClyde River 7.3 kmCornwall 9.5 km
Kingston 10.9 kmYork 11.8 kmRocky Point Indian Reserve 3 12.2 km
Hampshire 13.5 kmWarren Grove 13.6 kmCharlottetown 13.7 km
North Wiltshire 15.2 kmVictoria 15.5 kmDarlington 16.7 km
Miltonvale Park 16.8 kmStratford 17.1 kmCrapaud 17.4 km
Brackley 19 kmHunter River 21.3 kmAlexandra 21.9 km

Distance between West River and other main cities and towns

Toronto : 1291 kmMontreal : 805 kmCalgary : 3700 km
Ottawa : 964 kmEdmonton : 3616 kmBrampton : 1324 km
Mississauga : 1318 kmWinnipeg : 2531 kmVancouver : 4373 km
Hamilton : 1348 kmQuebec : 611 kmSurrey : 4359 km
Laval : 812 kmHalifax : 166 km closestLondon : 1463 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

West River town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the West River town
Rice Point 7.4 km
Brocklesby Head 11.7 km
MacIvors Point 11.7 km
Île Saint Jean 24.1 km
Île du Prince-Édouard 24.1 km
Prince Edward Island 24.1 km
Île du Prince-Edouard 24.1 km
Prim Point 24.3 km
Gallows Point 26.3 km
Prince Edward Island National Park 28.1 km
Smith Point 34.6 km
Confederation Bridge 34.9 km
Northumberland Strait Bridge 34.9 km
Strait Crossing 34.9 km
Pont de la Confédération 34.9 km

Leisure and activities in West River surrounding area

Civil Architecture
Beaconsfield Historic House
to Charlottetown 14.7 km
Founders Hall
to Charlottetown 15.7 km
to Charlottetown 16.3 km
Province House
to Charlottetown 16.3 km
Military architecture
Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site of Canada
to Charlottetown 12.7 km