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Bishop is a town in Oconee County, in the Athens metro area.
The latitude of Bishop is 33.819N. The longitude is -83.438W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 781 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 150.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bishop demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Oconee County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Athens area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 30621 ZIP code.
9% of Bishop residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bishop ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bishop was $15,630, compared with $21,587 nationally.
34% of Bishop residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bishop, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $400. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $731.
Oconee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bishop political report.
The average commute time for Bishop workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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