Dade City is located in the County of Pasco. It covers a total area of 8.8 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in household appliances, arts and crafts, automotive, boat equipment, textiles, information technology, pharmaceuticals, finance, freight forwarding, hotels, metal, telecommunication and tourism. Stores of western apparel, youth organization centers, spas and saunas and resale shops, utilize commercial spaces.