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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Colwyn is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Colwyn is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Colwyn who work in sales jobs (15.70%), office and administrative support (15.06%), and community and social services (9.09%).


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 33.85 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.

Despite being a small borough, Colwyn has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

Colwyn Demographics

The citizens of Colwyn are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.45% of adults in Colwyn having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Colwyn in 2010 was $16,634, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,536 for a family of four. However, Colwyn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Colwyn is a somewhat 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 Sierra Leonean, Irish, Jamaican, and German.

Colwyn also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.97%.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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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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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
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

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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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
Walnut Street El Sch
224 South Sixth Street
Darby, PA, 19023
KG-06
Bell Avenue School
1000 Bell Ave
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06
Colwyn El Sch
211 Pine Street
Colwyn, PA, 19023
KG-06
Penn Wood Ms
121 Summit St
Darby, PA, 19023
07-08
Ardmore Avenue Sch
161 Ardmore Ave
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
East Lansdowne El Sch
401 Emerson Ave
East Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
W B Evans Magnet Sch
900 Baily Rd
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06
Aldan Magnet School
1 North Woodlawn Ave
Aldan, PA, 19018
KG-06
Penn Wood Hs
100 Green Avenue
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
09-12
Park Lane El Sch
1300 Park Ln
Darby, PA, 19023
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 79.3% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.3% 37.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 5.1%

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