Colwyn, PA

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Colwyn Profile


Overview

Colwyn is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,553 people and just one neighborhood, Colwyn is the 518th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some boroughs, Colwyn isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Colwyn are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Colwyn is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Colwyn who work in sales jobs (16.16%), office and administrative support (12.20%), and personal care services (10.18%).


Setting & Lifestyle

One downside of living in Colwyn is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Colwyn, the average commute to work is 32.26 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the borough, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative. In addition, it is also a pedestrian-friendly borough. Many of Colwyn’s neighborhoods are dense enough and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.

In Colwyn, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Colwyn is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Colwyn Demographics

The education level of Colwyn citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.96% of adults in Colwyn have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Colwyn in 2010 was $17,250, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $69,000 for a family of four. However, Colwyn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Colwyn is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Colwyn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Colwyn residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Colwyn include Jamaican, Liberian, African, and Other Subsaharan African.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Colwyn's cultural character, accounting for 25.71% of the borough’s population.

The most common language spoken in Colwyn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Colwyn 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Colwyn VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Colwyn 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Colwyn 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

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Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Penn Wood High School
100 Green Avenue
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
09-12
Park Lane Elementary School
1300 Park Ln
Darby, PA, 19023
KG-06
Walnut Street Elementary School
224 South Sixth Street
Darby, PA, 19023
KG-06
Aldan Elementary School
1 North Woodlawn Ave
Aldan, PA, 19018
KG-06
W B Evans Magnet School
900 Baily Rd
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06
East Lansdowne Elementary School
401 Emerson Ave
East Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
Ardmore Avenue School
161 Ardmore Ave
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
Penn Wood Middle School
121 Summit St
Darby, PA, 19023
07-08
Colwyn Elementary School
211 Pine Street
Colwyn, PA, 19023
KG-06
Bell Avenue School
1000 Bell Ave
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.8% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.6% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 4.5%

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