Burr Ridge is located within counties of Cook and DuPage. It covers a total area of 18.5 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, cleaning, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, insurance, metal fabrication and real estate, enhance the economic viability of the inhabitants of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine stores, campgrounds, restaurants, libraries and machine shops.