A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Bisbee ...
When the people of Bisbee refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bisbeean<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bisbee has a population of 5,225 people<3> (see below for details).
Bisbee was established in 1902.
The community of Bisbee is 5,010 feet [1,527 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Bisbee is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Bisbee lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Bisbee and travel east, you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Bisbee is within the (520) area code.
The ZIP code for Bisbee: 85603<5>
Websites for Bisbee ...
Official Website: www.cityofbisbee.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bisbee had an population of 5,225 people. This is a decrease of 6.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.2% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bisbee had a population of 5,575 people. This makes Bisbee the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Bisbee represents 0.09% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 54th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,575 people, the population of Bisbee decreased 8.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,090 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bisbee.
Communities Also Named Bisbee ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bisbee - they are located in Kansas, North Dakota and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bisbee.
Communities near Bisbee ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bisbee.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bisbee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bisbee.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bisbee. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bisbee.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bisbee. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bisbee.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bisbee ...
Looking for more information about Bisbee? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bisbee, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bisbee.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Bisbee: www.cityofbisbee.com/
The official website for Cochise County: www.cochise.az.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Jan 2021