Canutillo is located in the county of El Paso. It covers a total area of 7.5 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, arts and crafts, automotive, construction, apparel, freight forwarding, industrial and commercial machinery, real estate and publishing. The local inhabitants are engaged in services related to truck repairing, rental service of stores and yards, road side services, printing services and shipping services, contribute to the economy in a positive way.