Cedar Vale city is located in the county of Chautauqua. Cedar Vale has a total area of about 2.6 sq. kms. It is elevated by about 949 ft. above the sea level. Local economic activities revolves around banks and insurance sector, barber and saloons, alternative pharmacies, auto care and repair shops, organic food stores, furniture sales and services, oil and lubrication shops and a host of others. Most of the economic activities are privately owned. Some of the local inhabitants also keep themselves engaged with the local social sector like fire department, health care and education facilities.