Batesville is 3½ miles west of Clarksville in central Red River County. In 1933 the community had seven residents and one business, and in 1940 the population was fifty. In 1984 Batesville was a small community of scattered houses with no businesses. The population was fourteen in 1990 and in 2000.

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Place type

Batesville is classified as a Town


Latitude: 33.60844240
Longitude: -95.11189020

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated


Population Count, 2009