Bishop Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bishop, TX

General Bishop Information

State: Texas

County: Nueces County

Close cities: Ben Bolt, TX, Kingsville, TX, Tierra Grande, TX, North San Pedro, TX, Robstown, TX, Petronilla, TX

Bishop Population (census data)
Total 3,150 (-3.2% since 2000)
Male 1,518 (48.2%)
Female 1,632 (51.8%)

Population Density: 1,329 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.9 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 2.37 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,304

Zip Codes: 78343.

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Bishop Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (60.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (38.2%)
  • Other race (11.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Black (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.8%)
  • Irish (5.4%)
  • English (4.6%)
  • United States (2.1%)
  • French (2.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)
Foriegn Born: 87 people (2.8%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Bishop Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Bishop School Information

High Schools
Bishop High School (717 E Sixth, Bishop, TX, 78343 - Bishop CISD District)
Lillion E Luehrs Junior High (701 E Sixth, Bishop, TX, 78343 - Bishop CISD District)
Elementary Schools
Bishop Elementary (200 South Fir, Bishop, TX, 78343 - Bishop CISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Bishop Primary (705 W Main Street, Bishop, TX, 78343 - Bishop CISD District)

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