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Welcome to Bishop Heights ...

Bishop Heights is located in Greenville County<1>.

The location of Bishop Heights has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Bishop Heights: Bishop Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Bishop Heights is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bishop Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bishop Heights lies within the (864) area code.

Communities Also Named Bishop Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Bishop Heights: This one is located in Greenville County and the other is located in Oconee County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bishop Heights.

Communities near Bishop Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bishop Heights.

  • Greenville [Greenville County]
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    • Greenville [Greenville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Bishop Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,227 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Greer [Greenville County]
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    • Greer [Greenville County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bishop Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,316 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greer<5>
  • Simpsonville [Greenville County]
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    • Simpsonville [Greenville County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bishop Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,272 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simpsonville<5>
  • Easley [Pickens County]
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    • Easley [Pickens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Bishop Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,626 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easley<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fountain Inn [Greenville County]
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      • Fountain Inn [Greenville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,905 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Inn<5>
    • Travelers Rest [Greenville County]
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      • Travelers Rest [Greenville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,202 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Travelers Rest<5>
    • Woodruff [Spartanburg County]
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      • Woodruff [Spartanburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,507 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodruff<5>
    • Belton [Anderson County]
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      • Belton [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<5>
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
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      • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<5>
    • Lyman [Spartanburg County]
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      • Lyman [Spartanburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bishop Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,796 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<5>

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 Bishop Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bishop Heights.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bishop Heights. 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 Bishop Heights.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bishop Heights. See our Newspapers Page for Bishop Heights.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bishop Heights ...

Looking for more information about Bishop Heights? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bishop Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bishop Heights.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bishop Heights. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Greenville County: www.greenvillecounty.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Greenville, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bishop Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bishop Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bishop Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7704, Longitude: -82.3173       In this case, the coordinates for Bishop Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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