Panola County has a modern road system with improvements taking place each year.
Batesville, the largest of Panola County’s municipalities, is located at the intersection of Interstate 55, which runs north and south, and Mississippi Highway 6, which runs east and west. Batesville is approximately 45 miles south of Memphis, Tennessee.
Other municipalities in Panola County served by Interstate 55 are Sardis, located 8 miles north of Batesville; Como, located 14 miles north of Batesville; and the Pope/Courtland area, located 6 miles south of Batesville.
Download the highway map (PDF).
- runs north-south from Louisiana to Illinois
- 964 miles long
- passes through Batesville
- US 51 (4-lane) – passes through Batesville
- MS 3
- MS 35
- MS 6/US 278/I-22
- MS 310
- MS 315
- MS 322
Visit the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) for a traffic count report.