Cape Canaveral has a total area of about 6 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 10 ft. from the ground level. Located in the county of Brevard, the city has earned world recognition due to the space center located in the city. There are a number of rivers located in the vicinity which also attracts a large number of tourists in the area. Since it is located at the tip of a barrier island, fishing and other related activities are other principal economic activities of the region.