Custom Car, Motorcycle, Watercraft Appraisals in Batesville
If you are like us, you love your car. You have probably spent countless hours and dollars making it everything you have always dreamed of. We, like you, enjoy being around car people, and more importantly cars themselves.
Although car people love to spend time and money on their cars, they all too often forget to properly value their car for insurance purposes. Dollar after dollar goes in, but never gets properly documented so that if a catastrophic event strikes, the real cost of putting the car back together gets paid by the insurance company. As collector car owners ourselves, we understand the importance of our product first hand. Fill out the form on the right to get started on your on-site Batesville car appraisal.
Facts about Batesville
Located in Zavala County, Batesville is a census-designated place. The latest census indicates the CDP is losing population. As of 2020, 787 people have made their homes in Batesville. This is compared to a population of 1,068 at the time of the 2010 census.
The history of the community dates back to the middle of the 19th century. The first settlements in the area took place in 1860. The Bates family, who played a role in further development, arrived in 1869. For a time, Batesville served as an early seat for Zavala County.
Farming was crucial to the development of the area. In 1876, the damming of the Leona River created an additional 500 irrigated acres. The acreage was divided into a series of small plots, then sold to farmers settling in the area.
The first known school opened in 1884. There was a high school in operation until 1949. In 1973, the Batesville school district consolidated with the district located in Uvalde. Since that time, students living in Batesville have been served by the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District.