Batesville Independence County, Arkansas

Batesville: City in Arkansas, USA

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Location of Batesville on Arkansas map.


Batesville is a city located in the county of Independence in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,248. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,830 inhabitants.

The city was created 200 years ago in 1820.

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Batesville is located at 35°46'11"N 91°38'27"W (35.7698000, -91.6409700).

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Batesville forecast: Sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Batesville Quick Facts

Population : 10,830 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Independence County
Phone Area Codes : 870
Water as percent of area : 1.18%
Land as percent of area : 98.82%
Altitude : 338 feet / 103 meters
Capital city : Batesville is capital of Independence County
Establishment : January 01, 1821 (200 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 12:24:53 (18th October 2021)
Postal code : 72501
Population growth : 5.37% (2010-2020)
Weather : 73℉ Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Batesville increased by 5.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,248 - census
2011 10,322 0.72% estimation process
2012 10,352 0.29% estimation process
2013 10,356 0.04% estimation process
2014 10,537 1.72% estimation process
2015 10,563 0.25% estimation process
2016 10,589 0.25% estimation process
2017 10,649 0.56% estimation process
2018 10,842 1.78% estimation process
2019 10,878 0.33% estimation process
2020 10,830 -0.44% estimation process

Batesville zip code is 72501. County name: Independence, County fips: 05063

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People born in Batesville (15)

People born in Batesville, including politician William Read Miller, racecar driver Mark Martin, politician Samuel W. Peel, you can see a list of people who born in Batesville.

  • Rick Monday (American baseball player) he was born in 20/11/1945
  • Ryan Mallett (American football player) he was born in 05/06/1988
  • Andrew Westmoreland (President of Stanford University)
  • Bill Robertson (Mayor of Minden, Louisiana) he was born in 05/05/1938
  • Charlie Strong (American college football player, college football coach) he was born in 02/08/1960
  • Rich Griffith (American football player) he was born in 31/07/1969
  • Leslie Rutledge (American politician) she was born in 09/06/1976
  • Clyde Ballard (American politician) he was born in 08/06/1936
  • Jared Landers (American racing driver) he was born in 01/05/1982
  • Merlin Moore Taylor (American journalist) he was born in 05/10/1886
  • Gerald W. Farrier (Chief Aviation Boatswain's Mate aboard the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal) he was born in 28/08/1935
  • Emilee (American singer, star of TikTok and influencer) she was born in 31/01/2000

Schools in Batesville

College & universities near Batesville, AR

Code Name City ZIP
106342 Lyon College Batesville (AR) 72501

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Batesville, AR

Code Name Address Type
WNR Walnut Ridge 109 Southwest Front Street RAIL

Post offices near Batesville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Batesvill Post Office Batesville (AR) 72501

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Independence County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Independence County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Bryant 21,375 City in Arkansas, USA
Southside 3,990 Human settlement in Arkansas, United States of America
Newark 1,193 City in Independece County, Arkansas, United States
Sulphur Rock 458 Human settlement in Independence County, Arkansas, United States of America
Cushman 457 City in Independence County, Arkansas, United States
Pleasant Plains 356 City in Independence County, Arkansas, United States of America
Oil Trough 272 Township in Independence County, Arkansas
Magness 208 Township in Independence County, Arkansas
Moorefield 135 Township in Independence County, Arkansas

Distance to Other Cities

Batesville distances to largest Arkansas cities