The city of Clarence is located in the county of Cedar. It covers a total area of 1.76 sq. km. The economic development of the city revolves around industries involved in arts and crafts, automotive, freight forwarding, construction, insurance, metal, publishing, oil and lubrication, tourism and transport. Commercial spaces are utilized by arts and crafts shops, clinics, clubs, convenience stores, garden centers, health clubs, libraries, parks, recreation centers and tourist information facilities and educational institutions, contributing to the local economy in a positive way.