Beatrice is located at(31.733178, -87.206773).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2), all land.
Beatrice is home to Monroe Sausage, a locally owned smoked pork sausage product. The town holds an annual sausage festival to celebrate the industry. It also has a thriving timber industry and rejuvenated downtown area that includes several antique and gift shops, a cafe, and a bed and breakfast. Country music songwriter Derek Johnson has a residence in Beatrice. He is a former President of A&R Country Division in iMG Records/Universal/EMI and also has two songs by Shenandoah and Dave Gibson of theGibson/Miller Band and one song unreleased by Lady Antebellum.