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Batesville, Texas
Batesville School
Batesville School
Location of Batesville, Texas
Location of Batesville, Texas
Zavala County Batesville.svg
Coordinates: 28°57′9″N 99°37′46″W / 28.95250°N 99.62944°W / 28.95250; -99.62944Coordinates: 28°57′9″N 99°37′46″W / 28.95250°N 99.62944°W / 28.95250; -99.62944
Country United States
State Texas
County Zavala
Area
 • Total 5.9 sq mi (15 km2)
 • Land 5.9 sq mi (15 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
705 ft (215 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,068
 • Density 181.0/sq mi (69.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
78829
Area code(s) 830
FIPS code 48-05924
GNIS feature ID 1351592

Batesville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Zavala County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,068 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Batesville is located at 28°57′9″N 99°37′46″W / 28.95250°N 99.62944°W / 28.95250; -99.62944 (28.952424, -99.629311). The CDP had a total area of 11.6 square miles (30.0 km2), all of it land. Prior to the 2010 census, the CDP lost area, reducing its total area to 5.9 square miles (15 km2), all land.

Education

Batesville is served by the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District. Residents attend the Batesville School (grades K-6), Morales Junior High School in Uvalde, and Uvalde High School.

The first school in Batesville opened in 1884. Originally students attended Batesville High School but in 1949 they began attending high school in Uvalde. The Batesville school district consolidated with Uvalde's in 1973.

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