The town of Burkeville is located in the County of Nottoway. It has a total area of about 2.7 sq.km. and it is located at an elevation of 549 ft. above the sea level. Industries involved in automotive and real estate serve as the backbone to the local community. Businesses related to auto sales and servicing, truck freight, building material supplies and building contractors contribute to the local economy. Commercial properties are used for hotels, restaurants and a number of shops. Banks and insurance companies helps in the growth and development of the financial industry of the town.