The city of Butler is located in the county of Bates. It covers a total area of 10.57 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, household appliances, automotive, arts and crafts, construction, apparel, pharmaceuticals, insurance, communication and real estate, enhancing the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by resale shops, restaurants, road side services, thrift shops, truck repairing services, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.