Barksdale is a small community town located in the County of Edwards. It is located in the hill section of Texas state. There is a local highway in the area. Local tourism is an important part of the economic activity in the area. Some part of the population of the town are also employed with local education facilities in the area. The school District of Nuces Canyon offers educational facilities to the student community of the town. Some are also employed with local agriculture and other agriculture related activities in the region.