Bishop, California Population 2022

3,807
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Bishop is a city located in Inyo County California. With a 2020 population of 3,807, it is the 699th largest city in California and the 7774th largest city in the United States. Bishop is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,819 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Bishop has a population density of 2,043 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bishop is $65,739 with a poverty rate of 6.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $303,400. The median age in Bishop is 46.3 years, 46.9 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Bishop Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bishopwas:

  • White: 85.80%
  • Two or more races: 7.90%
  • Asian: 3.47%
  • Other race: 2.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bishop, California is 3,807 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,819.

Bishop, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,21585.80%
Asian1303.47%
Some Other Race1062.83%
Two or More Races2967.90%
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Bishop Population by Race

Bishop Population Pyramid 2022

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Bishop Median Age

46.6


Total

46.3


Male

46.9


Female

Bishop Adults

There are 3,050 adults, (923 of whom are seniors) in Bishop.

Bishop Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bishop Sex Ratio

Female

2,168

57.86%

Male

1,579

42.14%

Bishop Population by Age

Bishop Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bishop Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female82.8%17.2%
Married74.2%25.8%
All43.8%56.2%
Non Family21.2%78.8%

43.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bishop Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0371.7943.8
Married6312.9574.2
Male272.37100
Female1692.6782.8
Non Family1,2101.0521.2

2.87

Average Family Size

1.79

Average Household Size

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Bishop Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade70.23%
9th to 12th Grade1494.98%
High School Graduate85328.54%
Some College59419.87%
Associates Degree2859.53%
Bachelors Degree51217.13%
Graduate Degree58919.71%
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Bishop Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bishop Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races979776
Asian1059877
White2,5072,358920
Hispanic29829846
Other Race106106

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 78.35%.

Bishop Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,861$66,345$51,012
Less Than 9th Grade$11,579$$
High School Graduate$70,380$72,829$47,679
Some College$51,680$$33,214
Bachelors Degree$55,027$62,109$46,250
Graduate Degree$67,419$65,825$69,382

$62,861

Average Earnings

$66,345

Average Male

$51,012

Average Female

Bishop Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bishop Language by Age

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Bishop Language

96.67% of Bishop residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Bishop Language

Bishop Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,7471836.66%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic6476810.51%

6.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.54%

Male Poverty Rate

5.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bishop

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bishop is White, with 6.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bishop is Hispanic, with 10.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.58%.

Bishop Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.72%
High School11.12%
Some College4.24%
Bachelors or Greater3.54%

Bishop Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.15%
Male Unemployed27.40%
Female Employed3.49%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bishop Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bishop Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,949$67,524
Families$76,495$98,582
Married Families$91,372-
Non Families$43,119$46,297
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Income by Household Type

Bishop Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bishop Married by Age and Sex

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Bishop Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bishop Marital Status by Race

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Bishop Marital Status

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223

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
First Gulf War
Vietnam79
Korea37
World War II20

Bishop Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3428
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 7465
75+130

Bishop Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2097.69%
Other Race1413.21%
Hispanic143.97%

Bishop Veterans by Race

Bishop Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

75.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bishop Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bishop Employment by Age

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Bishop Employment by Race

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Bishop Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.33%

Born in Bishop

94.77%

Native Born

5.23%

Foreign Born

2.80%

Non Citizen

2.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.77% of Bishop residents were born in the United States, with 63.33% having been born in California. 2.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bishop Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18903400.00%
19101,1908506.46%
19201,3041140.92%
19301,159-145-1.17%
19401,4903312.54%
19502,8911,4016.85%
19602,875-16-0.06%
19703,4986231.98%
19803,333-165-0.48%
19903,4751420.42%
20003,5751000.28%
20103,8793040.82%
20113,873-6-0.15%
20123,867-6-0.15%
20133,861-6-0.16%
20143,855-6-0.16%
20153,849-6-0.16%
20163,843-6-0.16%
20173,837-6-0.16%
20183,831-6-0.16%
20193,825-6-0.16%
20203,819-6-0.16%
20213,813-6-0.16%
20223,807-6-0.16%

Bishop Population by Year