Cleburne is located at 32°20'49" North, 97°23'11" West (32.347222, -97.386389).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 30.46 mi2 (78.89 km2). 27.79 mi2 (71.96 km2) of it is land and 2.67 mi2 (6.93 km2) of it is covered by water. The total area is 8.78% water.
Cleburne is located in the Central Standard Time (CST) timezone, GMT-06:00. It observes Daylight Saving Time (DST).