Bishop, Texas 

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Population

3,148

-0.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$51,667

Median Home Price

$103,400

Best Places to Live in Bishop, Texas

Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio. March, November and April are the most pleasant months in Bishop, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Nearby coastal areas
-Cost of living
-Pleasant winters
Cons
-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Industrial landscape

Local Listings in Bishop
 $49,900 
503 W Main St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1549 SqFt
 $105,000 
504 E Main St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1271 SqFt
 $135,000 
5130 FM 70
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1913 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Corpus Christi Metro Area

Corpus Christi is a prosperous port town about 160 miles north of the Mexican border. It is a center for the petroleum and petrochemical industry, and a major shipping gateway on the Intracoastal Waterway. There is a military presence with two naval air stations in the vicinity, and a Texas A&M campus in town. The series of long barrier islands, particularly South Padre Island to the south, provide excellent beach, boating and wildlife viewing opportunities for tourists and residents alike.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Texas
County: Nueces County
Metro Area: Corpus Christi Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Bishop
Zip Codes: 78343
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 44 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bishop is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bishop jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bishop's cost of living is 16.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Bishop's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
March, November and April are the most pleasant months in Bishop, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Nueces county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bishop's population is 3,148 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bishop is $103,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Bishop public schools spend $9,542 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Bishop. More Education


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Housing Market in Bishop

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Former Bishop resident's memoirs of 1960's Bishop - 3/26/2009
Achtung: I was raised by an elder couple at six months of age. The then address, which doesn't exist anymore, was 600 West Third Street, in front of St. James... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN BISHOP
$49,900
503 W Main St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$105,000
504 E Main St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$135,000
5130 FM 70
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$155,000
213 E Joyce St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$204,500
632 Birch Avenue S County Rd # 81A
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$57,900
604 N Ironwood Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$116,500
314 E 2nd St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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