The city of Cortland is located in the county of Trumbull. It covers a total area of 11.01 sq. km. Industries like advertising, alternative medicine, automotive, construction, cleaning, apparel, information technology, electronic equipment, farm equipment, industrial and commercial machinery, oil and gas exploration, publishing, real estate and sheet metal, enhance the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by service stations, road side services and tanning salons.