Bishop, Texas

Bishop: City in Nueces County, Texas, United States


Bishop is a city located in the county of Nueces in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,134 and a population density of 511 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,043 inhabitants.

Bishop locator map
Location of Bishop on Texas map.

Quick Facts about Bishop

Population : 3,043 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Nueces County
Postal code : 78343
Phone Area Codes : 361
Area : 6.13 km2
Altitude : 59 feet / 18 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:33:22 (2nd October 2023)
Density : 496 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.99% (2010-2020)
Weather : 91℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
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TXMap-doton-Bishop locator map image


Bishop is located at 27°35'10"N 97°47'57"W (27.5861400, -97.7991600).

Bishop map


Bishop forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 105. East northeast wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. more


According to census records, the population of Bishop decreased by 2.99% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,134 - census
2011 3,138 0.13% estimation process
2012 3,165 0.85% estimation process
2013 3,179 0.44% estimation process
2014 3,161 -0.57% estimation process
2015 3,141 -0.64% estimation process
2016 3,123 -0.58% estimation process
2017 3,087 -1.17% estimation process
2018 3,079 -0.26% estimation process
2019 3,056 -0.75% estimation process
2020 3,043 -0.43% estimation process

Bishop zip code is 78343. County name: Nueces, County fips: 48355

Bishop, Brookings

People born in Bishop (2)

People born in Bishop, including fictional character from Person of Interest Root, first female trustee at New First Baptist Church Joan P. Andrews, .


Schools in Bishop

College & universities near Bishop, TX

Code Name City ZIP
228705 Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville (TX) 78363

Post offices near Bishop

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bish Post Office Bishop (TX) 78343

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Bishop , California city in Inyo County, California, United States with a population of 3,778 people.
  • Bishop , Georgia town in Oconee County, Georgia, United States with a population of 281 people.
  • Bishop , Illinois unincorporated community in Illinois with a population of 121 people.

Other cities in Nueces County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Nueces County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Corpus Christi 327,248 The second most populous city in Texas and the center of the Corpus Christi metropolitan area.
Robstown 11,133 City in Nueces County, Texas, United States
Port Aransas 4,409 City in Texas, United States
Agua Dulce 798 Human settlement in Nueces County, Texas, United States of America
Driscoll 740 City in Nueces County, Texas, United States
Petronila 112 City in Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bishop distances to largest Texas cities