The city of Cookeville is located in the County of Putnam. It covers a total area of 57.0 sq. km. Industry related to retail, manufacturing, health and education, maintain a strong hold on the economy of the city. Businesses related to alternative medicine, household appliances, auto dealership of used and new cars, supplies of auto parts, auto transmission facilities, supplies of boat equipments, supplies of building materials, childcare services, commercial printing, courier, consultancy in financial planning and insurance, contributes to the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by public libraries, resale shops, riding academics and surgical centers, enhancing the economic stability of the city.