Income/capita 30%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 62%
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Income per capita$20,874$26,678$29,829
Median household income$70,938$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,000$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,750$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$50,417$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$19,063$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level7.7%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bishop is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bishop is 28% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bishop is 62% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bishop is 49% lower than the national average

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      Bishop employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.5%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector8.1%3.7%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%13.0%
      Public administration6.5%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.1%53.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      North High Shoals, GA848$78,54242.0%
      Watkinsville, GA2,872$61,33910.9%
      Winterville, GA1,050$58,8646.4%
      Bostwick, GA383$51,5976.7%
      Bogart, GA1,127$46,92315.2%
      Bishop, GA271$70,93828.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pyatt, AR271$29,80846.1%
      Granada, MN271$41,56324.9%
      Ulysses, NE271$41,66724.7%
      Celeryville, OH271$87,23257.7%
      Morristown, OH271$41,36425.2%
      Bishop, GA271$70,93828.2%
      Source: The Bishop, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).