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A small town southeast of Lake Panasoffkee, Bushnell is the county seat of Sumter County.
Bushnell is surrounded by agricultural lands and conservation lands along the basins of the Withlacoochee River and the Green Swamp.
Both the Western Corridor of the Florida Trail and the route of the Florida Coast to Coast Trail pass south of Bushnell, crossing US 301 near Ridge Manor.
Dade Battlefield State Park, an important historic site from the Seminole Wars of the 1830s, is within the city limits.