About the Borough of Sewickley

Located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, approximately 11 miles northwest of Pittsburgh. Sewickley is an Indian word for "Sweet Water" and has a history that dates back to the mid 1700's, with the first written mention of Sewickley dated December 31, 1767.

The Borough was incorporated in 1853 and has a population of 3,827 according to the 2010 Census. Sewickley is one square mile with a vibrant business district, the Sewickley Valley Hospital, Sewickley YMCA, Sewickley Public Library, Sewickley Community Center, Sweetwater Center for the Arts, and numerous churches.

The Borough of Sewickley has a wide variety of amentities to offer such as tree lined residential neighborhoods, assorted local civic organizations, various churches, private and public schools, and a diverse business district within walking distance.

There are many community events throughout the year in the Borough of Sewickley, including Gallery & Art Walks, May Mart, Flag Retirement Ceremony, Memorial Day Parade, Harvest Festival, Light Up Night & Santa Parade.

Sewickley Borough now has public access television (PEG-TV) available on Comcast (Channel 765) and Verizon (Channel 38), providing news, community events and up to date information for our Sewickley residents.