Batavia is a center for legal and business activities, and functions as the County Seat for Clermont County. This stable and desirable community is supported by nearby Ford and Cincinnati Milacron plants, as well as the growing county government activities. Here, newcomers have the best of both worlds, historic village homes or newer homes with acreage. Many former city dwellers and suburbanites have found Batavia to be the perfect answer to spacious living in beautiful, natural settings. A major highway provides easy access to shopping, cinemas and East Fork State Park. The University of Cincinnati, Clermont Branch, is located in Batavia. This is the only branch of the university located on the Eastern side of town. Batavia has become a thriving center for education, businesses, and recreation.