The city of Cottonwood is located in the county of Lyon. It covers a total area of 2.69 sq. km. Industries related to automotive, construction, freight forwarding, textiles, farm equipment, insurance, tourism and transport, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces available in the city is utilized by truck repairing facility, hardware stores, convenience stores, clinics, bridal shops, restaurants and spas and saunas.