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Batesland, South Dakota
Welcome to Batesland ...
The location of Batesland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Batesland has a population of 114 people<3> (see below for details).
Batesland is 3,410 feet [1,039 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Batesland is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Batesland lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Batesland (for example, toward Spring Creek), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Batesland lies within the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Batesland had an population of 114 people. This is an increase of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.55% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Batesland had a population of 108 people. This makes Batesland the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Batesland represents 0.01% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 301st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 108 people, the population of Batesland increased 22.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 88 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Batesland.
Communities near Batesland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Batesland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Batesland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Batesland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Batesland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Batesland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Batesland. See our Newspapers Page for Batesland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Batesland ...
Looking for more information about Batesland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Batesland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Batesland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Oglala Lakota County: oglalalakota.sdcounties.org/
The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020