The city of Cedar Key is located in the County of Levy of Florida state. It has a total area of about 5.4 sq. kms, located just about 10 ft. above the sea level. Tourism is an important part of the local economic activity. Apart from tourism, other local economic activities are primarily related to Loans and car financing, building materials, campgrounds, restaurants, banquet facilities, bridal shops, insurance sector, night clubs and real estate. Some are also involved with the local Post office and other infrastructure related social activities in the town like fire retardent services.