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Population in 2012: 10,427 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 

Males: 5,099  (48.9%)
Females: 5,328  (51.1%)

Median resident age:  36.1 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72501.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,193 (it was $33,133 in 2000)
Batesville:

$28,193
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,947

Batesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $108,207 (it was $70,300 in 2000)
Batesville:

$108,207
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $120,941; Detached houses: $123,264; Townhouses or other attached units: $95,390; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $97,319; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $71,367; Mobile homes: $23,040

Median gross rent in 2012: $572.

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  • White alone - 8,088 (79.9%)
  • Hispanic - 1,144 (11.3%)
  • Black alone - 645 (6.4%)
  • Asian alone - 184 (1.8%)
  • Two or more races - 62 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.03%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Batesville: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (13.6%), Irish (13.0%), United States (10.4%), English (8.6%), Scottish (3.4%), Dutch (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/20/1848

Elevation: 338 feet

Land area: 10.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,002 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Batesville:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Batesville city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

907 residents are foreign born (1.3% Asia).

This city:  8.8%
Arkansas:  3.9%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Batesville, Arkansas as of December 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Batesville to the number of sex offenders is 434 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $700 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $715 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (53.3 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (104.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Moorefield, AR (2.0 miles) , Sulphur Rock, AR (2.8 miles ), Cushman, AR (3.1 miles ), Magness, AR (3.2 miles) , Newark, AR (3.5 miles ), Cave City, AR (3.6 miles ), Concord, AR (3.7 miles ), Oil Trough, AR (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $126,100
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2003: 21 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $172,200
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $102,600

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 35.77 N, Longitude: 91.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,505 (+83.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,194 (78.2%)

Area code: 870

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Batesville, Arkansas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.7%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +327 (+3.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (3%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Batesville-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 257% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Batesville city center killed 2 people and injured 13 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 12.9 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 24 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Batesville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from Batesville center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 52.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from Batesville center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Independence County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Charlie Strong - College football player, Rick Monday - Baseball player, Mark Martin - Busch series NASCAR driver (born: Jan 9, 1959), Rich Griffith - Football player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Batesville:

  • DAVITA - INDEPENDENCE COUNTY DX (Dialysis Facility, 1700 HARRISON ST STE F)
  • APPROVE HOME MEDICAL SERVICES (Home Health Center, 2000 EAST HARRISON ST SUITE E)
  • INDEPENDENCE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, 120 WEAVER AVENUE)
  • PROGRESSIVE HOME CARE, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (Home Health Center, 1929 HARRISON STREET)
  • CARING HANDS HOSPICE (Hospital, 2000 HARRISON STREET - SUITE E)
  • WHITE RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1710 HARRISON STREET)
  • BATESVILLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1975 WHITE DRIVE)
  • ROLLING HILLS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 1680 BATESVILLE BOULEVARD)
  • WHITE RIVER MEDICAL CENTER RECUPERATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 1710 HARRISON STREET)
  • WOOD-LAWN, INC. (Nursing Home, 2901 NEELEY ST)

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Colleges/Universities in Batesville:

  • University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville (Full-time enrollment: 1,153; Location: 2005 White Drive; Public; Website: www.uaccb.edu)
  • Lyon College (FT enrollment: 580; Location: 2300 Highland Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lyon.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Batesville:

  • Harding University (about 37 miles; Searcy, AR; Full-time enrollment: 4,312)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 51 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 2,601)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 55 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 8,301)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 67 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,257)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 78 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 4,856)
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (about 81 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 2,068)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 83 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 6,816)

Public high schools in Batesville:

  • BATESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 565; Location: 1 PIONEER DR; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • SOUTHSIDE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 456; Location: 70 SCOTT DR; Grades: 09 - 12)

Private high school in Batesville:

  • BATESVILLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 28; Location: 445 WHITE DR; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Batesville:

  • BATESVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 697; Location: 2 PIONEER DR; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • SOUTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 677; Location: 70 SCOTT DR; Grades: PK - 04)
  • EAGLE MOUNTAIN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 677; Location: 600 EAGLE MOUNTAIN BLVD; Grades: PK - 06)
  • SOUTHSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 492; Location: 70 SCOTT DR; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • WEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 482; Location: 850 HILL ST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 311; Location: 650 VINE ST; Grades: KG - 06)

Private elementary/middle schools in Batesville:

  • COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 15; Location: 295 MOCKINGBIRD ST; Grades: UG - UG)
  • HOPE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 10; Location: 2417 E MAIN ST; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Batesville

Library in Batesville:

  • WHITE RIVER REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,880,305; Location: 368 E. MAIN STREET; 169,942 books; 6,654 audio materials; 3,725 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 82 state licensed databases; 445 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Batesville: Batesville Country Club (A), Southerland Park Golf Course (B), Independence County Courthouse (C), Batesville Fire Station 1 (D), Woodland Nursing Home (E), White River Regional Library (F), 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force (G), Independence County Sheriff's Office (H), Vital Link, Incorporated (Ambulance Services) (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Town Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Batesville include: North Heights Church of Christ (A), Hope Lutheran Church (B), Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), West Baptist Church (D), Twentieth Street Baptist Church (E), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (F), Saint Marys Catholic Church (G), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (H), Harrison Street Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oaklawn Cemetery (1), Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Unico (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stillhouse Branch (A), Miller Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Batesville include: Batesville Commercial Historic District (1), Batesville East Main Historic District (2), Fitzhugh Park (3), Daffin Field (4), Riverside Park (5), Kennedy Park (6), Batesville Water Carnival Stadium (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Museum-Old Independence Regional (380 South 9th Street), Jonclo Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; 100 Industrial Drive), Ozark Gateway Tourist Council (1652 White Drive).

Hotels: Ramada Inn (1325 North Saint Louis), Economy Inn (Highway 233 North), Super 8 Motel of Batesville (1287 North Saint Louis), Comfort Suites (1227 North Saint Louis), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (1130 White Drive), Best Western Scenic Motor Inn (773 Batesville Boulevard).

Courts: Independence County - Municipal Court Clerk (368 East Main Street), Independence County - Juvenile Drug Court (368 East Main Street), Independence County - Circuit Court Reporter (192 East Main Street).

 
Independence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Batesville and their reported violations in the past:

BETHESDA WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 1215, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-1997. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-1997), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-1997), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-1997)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Batesville that have no violations reported:

  • BATESVILLE WATER UTILITIES (Population served: 10752, Primary Water Source Type: Surface_water)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.7%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 84.1% for Black residents, 58.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.1%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Batesville, AR

People in group quarters in Batesville in 2010:

  • 361 people in college/university student housing
  • 258 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Batesville in 2000:

  • 361 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 221 people in nursing homes
  • 119 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 84 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 19 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Batesville compared to Arkansas state average:

Batesville, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Batesville (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Bank: Westside Branch, St Louis Street Branch, Airport Branch, Eagle Mountain Branch, Motor Bank Branch, at 3rd And College Streets. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $538.2 mil, Deposits: $435.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancshares Of Batesville, Inc.
  • First Community Bank: at 1325 Harrison Street, Eagle Mountain Branch, Southside Branch. Info updated 2010/04/01: Bank assets: $738.3 mil, Deposits: $597.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Merchants & Planters' Bank: Southside Branch at 851 Batesville Boulevard, branch established on 1998/01/02; Batesville Main Office at 555 East Main, branch established on 1998/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $215.6 mil, Deposits: $192.9 mil, headquarters in Newport, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: M&P Community Bancshares, Inc. 401(K) Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Southern Bank: First Branch at 1583 South St. Louis Street, branch established on 2005/08/01. Info updated 2010/12/20: Bank assets: $773.3 mil, Deposits: $630.2 mil, headquarters in Poplar Bluff, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Batesville Branch at 1141 East Harrison Street, branch established on 1992/03/27. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • First National Banking Company: Batesville Branch at 1388 Harrison Street, branch established on 2005/07/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $359.8 mil, Deposits: $292.3 mil, headquarters in Ash Flat, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbc Bancorp Inc
  • Liberty Bank of Arkansas: Batesville Branch at 1240 Main Street, branch established on 2005/02/17. Info updated 2008/10/31: Bank assets: $2,807.0 mil, Deposits: $2,160.9 mil, headquarters in Jonesboro, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Bancshares, Inc
  • Bank of America, National Association: Batesville Main Branch at 250 South Broad Street, branch established on 1910/03/10. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Batesville, Arkansas:

  • Super 8 Motel Batesville, 1287 N St Louis, Batesville, AR 72501 , Phone: (870) 793-5888, Fax: (870) 793-2422
  • Ramada Inn, 1325 N St Louis, Batesville, AR 72501 , Phone: (870) 698-1800
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 1130 White Dr, Batesville, AR 72501 , Phone: (870) 698-2700
  • Comfort Suites, 1227 N St Louis St, Batesville, AR 72501 , Phone: (870) 698-1900, Fax: (870) 793-5624
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Batesville, Arkansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Batesville travel time to work - commute


Batesville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Batesville city (based on Independence County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.36%
Here64.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChurches of ChristBaptist Missionary Association of America
Adherents43.3%13.1%9.2%8.8%6.1%
Congregations20.5%16.1%14.3%17.0%6.3%
NameNational Association of Free Will BaptistsAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents3.9%3.7%2.8%1.6%7.5%
Congregations6.3%5.4%0.9%0.9%12.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Independence County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Independence County:

3.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Independence County:

27.9%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

13.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$12,031$36,0938$1,424
Judicial and Legal 1$2,103$25,2360$0
Police - Other 11$19,492$21,2640$0
Firefighters 11$27,821$30,3503$1,142
Streets and Highways 9$19,040$25,3870$0
Solid Waste Management 10$19,550$23,4600$0
Sewerage 29$68,694$28,4253$4,401
Parks and Recreation 7$10,707$18,3558$4,136
Water Supply 24$57,192$28,5960$0
Other and Unallocable 8$14,165$21,2480$0
Totals for Government 114$250,795$26,39922$11,103

Batesville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,481,000 ($237.94)
    Sewerage: $2,114,000 ($202.74)
    Police Protection: $1,176,000 ($112.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $754,000 ($72.31)
    Regular Highways: $625,000 ($59.94)
    Fire Protection: $579,000 ($55.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $548,000 ($52.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $468,000 ($44.88)
    Air Transportation: $242,000 ($23.21)
    Financial Administration: $236,000 ($22.63)
    General - Other: $215,000 ($20.62)
    Central Staff Services: $115,000 ($11.03)
    Health Services - Other: $80,000 ($7.67)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,636,000 ($252.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $150,000 ($14.39)

Batesville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $157,000 ($15.06)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,133,000 ($204.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $844,000 ($80.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $185,000 ($17.74)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $360,000 ($34.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,059,000 ($101.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $228,000 ($21.87)
    Rents: $93,000 ($8.92)
    Interest Earnings: $77,000 ($7.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,267,000 ($313.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $431,000 ($41.33)
    General Support: $144,000 ($13.81)
    All Other: $117,000 ($11.22)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $697,000 ($66.85)
    Property: $339,000 ($32.51)
    NEC: $68,000 ($6.52)

Batesville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,445,000 ($330.39)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,600,000 ($153.45)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $4,812,000 ($461.49)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $233,000 ($22.35)

Batesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,309,000 ($700.97)

6.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,063 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Arkansas average:

7.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Sharp County, AR  0.80% ($22,638 average AGI)
from White County, AR  0.45% ($24,774)
from Jackson County, AR  0.32% ($121,658)


6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,813 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Arkansas average:

7.29%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Sharp County, AR  0.72% ($22,202 average AGI)
to White County, AR  0.56% ($28,354)
to Pulaski County, AR  0.45% ($40,415)

Strongest AM radio stations in Batesville:

  • KAAB (1130 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KBTA (1340 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWCK (1300 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SEARCY, AR; Owner: CALDWELL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Batesville:

  • KZLE (93.1 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • K234AC (94.7 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KWOZ (103.3 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KLLN (90.9 FM; NEWARK, AR; Owner: NEWARK PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KABK-FM (97.7 FM; AUGUSTA, AR; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KZIG (89.9 FM; CAVE CITY, AR; Owner: CAVE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KBMJ (89.5 FM; HEBER SPRINGS, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KOKR (96.7 FM; NEWPORT, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFFB (106.1 FM; FAIRFIELD BAY, AR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCAST, INC)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KWCK-FM (99.9 FM; SEARCY, AR; Owner: CALDWELL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSMD (99.1 FM; PANGBURN, AR; Owner: CALDWELL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCCJ-LP (102.3 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF BATESVILLE)

TV broadcast stations around Batesville:

  • K12MY (Channel 12; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • K22ES (Channel 22; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K35EA (Channel 35; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57IP (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K67GR (Channel 67; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K20EX (Channel 20; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40DS (Channel 40; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FM (Channel 53; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FV (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K59FB (Channel 59; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K61FP (Channel 61; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69GT (Channel 69; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KEMV (Channel 6; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Batesville, Arkansas:
  • Fatal accident count: 41
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 61
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 12
  • Fatalities: 46
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 99
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Arkansas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 79
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 119
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 87
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 203
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 9

See more detailed statistics of Batesville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Batesville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Batesville, AR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 132 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Batesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Batesville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 64 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 248
  • Hazardous Condition: 22
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Batesville


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Batesville, AR

Most common first names in Batesville, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James18671.2 years
William16675.7 years
John15276.3 years
Mary14278.4 years
Charles9471.6 years
Robert8671.9 years
George8577.5 years
Paul5272.1 years
Ruth4981.8 years
Thomas4371.8 years
Most common last names in Batesville, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9374.3 years
Williams5976.9 years
Martin5875.6 years
Johnson5276.3 years
Jones5177.9 years
Taylor5076.2 years
Mcspadden4778.7 years
Moore4278.4 years
Brown4173.8 years
Davis3981.3 years
Businesses in Batesville, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Long John Silver's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
AutoZone1Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Bath & Body Works1Nike2
Best Western1Payless1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Suites1Popeyes1
Curves1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Ramada1
FedEx3SAS Shoes1
GNC1SONIC Drive-In3
GameStop1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway3
Hardee's1Super 81
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Home Depot1U-Haul2
JCPenney1UPS7
Jones New York1Vans1
KFC1Verizon Wireless2
Kroger1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Browse common businesses in Batesville, AR


Batesville on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Food (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other sales and related workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Primary, secondary, and special education school teachers: (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
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  • Eddie Eckart (1)
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Total of 19 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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