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Colleyville Texas

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Mayor Richard Newton

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History

1854

Samuel C.H. Witten

Samuel C.H. Witten came to Texas from Missouri in 1854 and established a farm along Little Bear Creek.

1888

Cotton Belt Route

The Cotton Belt Route passed through the hamlet of Red Rock in the Colleyville area.

1914

Lilburn Howard Colley
Lilburn Howard Colley

A community that formed around a store opened by W.G. Couch on Glade Road south of Bransford was eventually named Colleyville in honor of Dr Lilburn Howard Colley.

1956

Colleyville was incorporated on January 10th.

Population 26,945
Total Area 34.22 (13.21 mi²)
Median Household Income $164,682
Poverty Rate2.23%