Batesville, AR


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Batesville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 10,668 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Batesville is the 38th largest community in Arkansas.

Unlike some cities, Batesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Batesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Batesville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Batesville who work in office and administrative support (12.59%), sales jobs (10.08%), and healthcare (7.58%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Batesville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.18 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

The education level of Batesville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.26% of adults in Batesville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Batesville in 2010 was $23,697, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,788 for a family of four. However, Batesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Batesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Batesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Batesville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Batesville include German, English, Scottish, and French .

The most common language spoken in Batesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.