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facts about Crowley, tx



  • White alone 72.4% 72.4%
  • Black or African American alone 20% 20%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone 0.2% 0.2%
  • Asian alone 2.3% 2.3%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0% 0%
  • Two or More Races 3.5% 3.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino 20.7% 20.7%



  • Spanish 11% 11%
  • Other Indo-European Languages 1.4% 1.4%
  • Asian and Pacific Island Languages .9% .9%
  • Other Languages 1.% 1.%


Crowley City Council

“The city of Crowley is a progressive community based on traditional family values, guided by leaders dedicated to enriching our lives through a safe and pleasant environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth.”

City Council Meetings

Regular Crowley City Council meetings are held every other Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

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Crowley Mayor

The Mayor is elected directly by the citizens and serves for two year terms. The Mayor officially speaks for both the government and the community as a whole. The Mayor is the presiding officer and a regular member of the city council, and has all the powers and duties for the office of council member in addition to those of mayor.

  • Serving on the city council;
  • Voting in council meetings;
  • Assigning council members to chair or serve on committees;
  • Appointing citizens to serve on advisory boards or commissions;
  • Preparing the annual budget; or
  • Making an annual report to the council.

– Ballotpedia


Billy P. Davis

Billy P. Davis


 Expires May 2025


Crowley City Councilmembers

Here are your city council members who are elected to represent your voice in the Crowley city council. The Council fulfills the legislative functions of the city, crafting ordinances and developing policies. They are also tasked with establishing the overall direction of the city and providing general direction to the city manager.

It is important the city council represents and advocates for the community’s diverse beliefs and values to serve ALL residents in Crowley.

  • Elected to two or four year terms either by district or at-large.
  • Responsible for appointing a city-manager.
  • Responsible for drafting and passing legislation and city ordinances.
  • Responsible for approving the city budget proposed by the city-manager.



As local legislators, councilmembers are responsible for and responsive to the citizens who elected them. Depending on the city’s charter and state laws, they may perform the following functions:

  • Review and approve the annual budget;
  • Establish long- and short-term objectives and priorities;
  • Oversee performance of the local public employees;
  • Oversee effectiveness of programs;
  • Establish tax rates;
  • Enter into legal contracts;
  • Borrow funds;
  • Pass ordinances and resolutions;
  • Modify the city’s charter;
  • Regulate land use through zoning laws;
  • Regulate business activity through licensing and regulations;
  • Regulate public health and safety;
  • Exercise the power of eminent domain;
  • Communicate policies and programs to residents;
  • Respond to constituent needs and complaints; and
  • Represent the community to other levels of government.

 – National League of Cities

Johnny Shotwell

Johnny Shotwell

Councilmember, Place 1

 Expires May 2024

Jerry Beck Jr.

Jerry Beck Jr.

Councilmember, Place 2

 Expires May 2025

Jesse D. Johnson

Jesse D. Johnson

Mayor Pro Tem, Place 3

 Expires May 2025

Jim Hirth

Jim Hirth

Councilmember, Place 4

 Expires May 2024 

Jimmy McDonald

Jimmy McDonald

Councilmember, Place 5

 Expires May 2023

Scott Gilbreath

Scott Gilbreath

Mayor Pro Tem, Place 6

 Expires May 2023


May 6th Elections!

Learn more about who is running in the upcoming City Council elections.

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Here are the qualifications for what it takes to run for the City Council.

Resident of the City

for at least 12 consecutive months

Qualified voter

of the State of Texas

Can't hold any other public office

of emolument except as permitted by the Texas Constitution.

No person shall be eligible to the office of councilmember

who shall be interested in the profits or the emolument of any contract job, work or service for the city, or interested in the sale to the city of any supplies, equipment, material or articles purchased.

Public School Districts in Crowley

See what school district you’re in here.

Crowley ISD

Learn more about the demographics of Crowley ISD and who represents you on the school board.

School Districts

Learn more about the School Districts in Tarrant County!

Tarrant County

Learn more about the various elected offices in Tarrant County!


Learn more about the various State elected offices in Tarrant County!

United States

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