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Welcome to the City of Bishop, TX

Bishop, Texas is located in southwestern Nueces County.  In 1910 F.Z. Bishop bought a large parcel of land at the site and established the town of Bishop.  In 1923 - 30,000 bales of local cotton were marketed and Bishop was referred to as the "Cotton Capital of the Coast"  and aslo as "Gran Mart of the Coastal Bend."  In 1945 Bishop's biggest boost came in 1945 when the Celanese Corporation of America entered the chemical field with the opening of its Bishop plant, which is located on US HWY 77 Business.  Bishop's population is 3,305 residents and is a community of friends and neighbors located in the heart of south Texas.

Bishop's location, just a short drive from beautiful beaches and Texas hill country, affords residents and visitors excellent opportunities to enjoy some of the most popular tourist attractions in Texas. In addition to being centrally located, Bishop's excellent schools, strong sense of community, and status as a manufacturing leader, all make the city an ideal place to live, visit or do business.

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City of Bishop, TX
203 E. Main Street
Bishop, TX 78343
Phone: (361) 584-2567
Fax: (361) 459-4080
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 5:00 pm

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Bishop Police Department
119 East Fourth Street
Bishop, Texas 78343
Phone: 361-584-2666 (Emergency Line)
Phone: 361-584-2443

Yard Trimmings and Bulky Item Pick-Up
City of Bishop Zoning Map
2019 Water and Waste Rates
City of Bishop 2019-2020 Adopted Budget
City of Bishop 2020-2021 Adopted Budget
2020 Ad Valorem Tax Rate
2020 Municipal Energy Usage Report
2018-2019 Financial Audit
2020 Consumer Confidence Report
Floodplain Ordinance No. 4-24-2001A
Ordinance No. 9-8-21C- Utility Rates
Ordinance No. 9-8-21B - 2021 Tax Rate
City of Bishop 2021-2022 Annual Budget
Ordinance 9-8-21D - Sanitation Rates
City of Bishop Zoning Matrix
2021 Municipal Energy Usage Report
2021 Consumer Confidence Report
2022 Tax Rate Calculation Worksheet
Notice about 2022 Tax Rates
Notice of Public Hearing 2022 Tax Rate
Proposed 2022 - 2023 Budget
2022 Adopted Tax Rate
Regional Mitigation Program Application
City of Bishop Energy Usage for 2022
Audit Year Ending September 30, 2020
Audit Year Ending September 30, 2021
Golf Cart Ordinance
2022 CCR Reports
2023 Tax Rate Calculation Worksheet
Notice About 2023 Tax Rates
City of Bishop 2022-2023 Adopted Budget
2023 Tax Rate Information
City of Bishop 2023-2024 Proposed Budget
City of Bishop 2023-2024 Adopted Budget
Contractors Registration
2023 Consumer Confidence Report

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