Shopping, Business & Services
If you’re traveling through, we have something to help you remember your visit to Burwell.
Retail outlets are plentiful in the community’s rustic downtown area. Shops include a western clothing store, hardware store, lumber yards, floral & gift shop and more. A full-service grocery store to provide all your produce needs from fresh fruits and vegetables to the finest cuts of meat!
You can View Area Church Listings here, including service times and locations. Whether you are visiting for a weekend or a summer-long stay, any one of the Burwell area churches invites you to join them in worship. Burwell’s church community is diverse with nine congregations of many denominations.
Check out the scenic photos of the beautiful Burwell/Calamus area and the useful links to area attractions: View Photo Gallery
Quality of Life
The City of Burwell is a small community that offers a high quality of life for residents of all ages. From an excellent kindergarten thru 12th-grade school system to a vibrant senior citizen center. The Burwell community has much to offer its residents and visitors from near and far.
The Burwell community has over 160 locally owned and operated businesses. Businesses include many restaurants, a grocery store, hardware store, western clothing store, pharmacy, two medical clinics, a nursing home facility, two physical therapy clinics, two chiropractors, three banks and many other locally owned and operated businesses.
The economic base of the Burwell community is predominately agriculture with a large number of people making a living from farm and ranch based jobs. Burwell is home of the Burwell Livestock Market which is one of the largest cattle auctions in the Sandhills. To complement the community’s sale barn the community has two veterinary clinics and many businesses that provide feed, agriculture services, and trucking services that haul livestock and hay.