Sattur is a small town that is headquarters to the surrounding taluk of the same name and a panchayat in Virudhunagar district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Sattur taluk has contents of black soil around the town, suitable for crop cultivation.

Sattur is the first town to gain popularity for the foundation of Pen Nib manufacturing industries.

Two type of chillies grown in Sattur called Sattur Guntur Sannam, Ramnad Mundu.sattur sathish. The town is well-connected with neighboring places by road and railway.

The surrounding places are well connected by bus government operated transport and private bus services.

Sattur has good amenties such as banks,railway stations,bus stands and ATMs .

Shiva and Vishnu temples in Sattur find historical mention.

Fathima Steel Rolling mill involves in this work for more than four decades.

A fairly large part of the population is involved in Matchstick manufacturing industry.

Around Sattur, Irukangudi, Sirukulam and Oodaipatti have temples of Mariamman, Arulmigu Muthalamman Temple and Vinayagar respectively.

The town has very old Masjid and Eid-Ka Ground (Kattu Pallivasal)which has historical values where Muslims do their festival prayers.

semmari aadu kootathula pona kadaisi varaikum aadu vazhkai than .