The City of Charlottetown is a flourishing community of over 38,000 people located on the south shore of Prince Edward Island. Charlottetown is the capital city of Prince Edward Island, and is known as the “Birthplace of Confederation” after the historic 1864 Charlottetown Conference which led to Confederation.
The essence of Charlottetown is the quality of life it offers its citizens. Situated on the beautiful Hillsborough River with boardwalks that stretch almost the entire southern exposure of the city. Charlottetown is a tourism destination and is known as a clean and safe family community which also happens to be the centre of activity, amenities, shopping, entertainment, and investment in the province, all at a relatively low cost of living. Charlottetown’s historic downtown draws visitors and residents out for walks and cultural events. It is very simply, a great place to be with other people, and to spend time. The quality of life here is simply second to none.