Burke Centre, a PUD, or Planned Unit Development, is a community of single family homes, townhomes, duplexes, condo, and apartments located in Burke, Virginia. The Centre is located approximately 15 miles from Washington DC, off of I495, Burke Centre Parkway, Burke Lake Rd and Route 123. There are several means of public transportation including Metro, which is located in Springfield and Vienna, VRE which is located in Burke and Burke Centre, public bus lines and the ever popular "slug" lines.
Burke Centre boasts 5 community centers, which included tot lots, swimming pools, tennis courts, trails and community event centers. The are located in the Ponds, Oaks, Landings, Commons and The Woods. These happen to also be the names of the 5 neighborhoods that are located in Burke Centre
There are two public high schools in Burke Centre, Robinson and Lake Braddock, which are both Secondary schools. A secondary school combines both middle school and high school.