The town of Dobson is located in the Countyof Surry. It covers a total area of 4.7 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in automotive, construction, finance, freight forwarding, information technology, health, metal, oil and lubrication, telecommunication, transport and education. Commercial spaces are utilized by thrift shops, parks, greenhouses and garden centers, enhance the economic feasibility of the city.