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Afonwen [ˌavɔnˈwɛn] is a town in Flintshire, Wales. It is situated just under four miles from the A55 North Wales Expressway and on the A541 Mold-Denbigh road. At the 2001 Census, the population of Afonwen was included into the civil parish of Caerwys and was 1,319, with a total ward population of 2,496.
The Moel-y-Parc transmitting station, the tallest structure in North Wales, sits on Moel-y-Parc, a hill overlooking the village.
Coordinates: 53°14′02″N 3°18′13″W / 53.2340°N 3.3035°W