Welcome to Colwyn Borough

“Colwyn Borough is committed to improving the quality of life and opportunities for all those who live, work and play within our borders.”

Incorporated in 1682, Colwyn Borough is home to over 2,600 residents. Bordering the City of Philadelphia, Colwyn spans 0.3 square miles and is beautifully situated along the Cobbs Creek Corridor.

The Borough is served by its own police department and is home to Colwyn Elementary School and the historic John Bosacco Park. Positioned just over two miles from Philadelphia International Airport and Interstate 95, Colwyn is easily accessible and is well-served by public transit, with SEPTA train, trolley and bus service linking Colwyn to Center City Philadelphia and the greater Delaware County.