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Located in: Primarily McDowell County (see below). A portion of Bishop extends into Tazewell County (VA).
Time Zone: Bishop lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)
Telephone Area Codes: (304), (681)<1>
Elevation: 1,760 feet [536.45 m] above sea level<2>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Bishop. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2084, Longitude: -81.5601 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Bishop have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||37° 12' 30"|
|Lon: ||-81° 33' 36"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<4> Tazewell North
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Bishop
|GNIS ID: 1553909 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 54 / 07852 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Bishop)