The city of Elizabethton is located in the county of Carter. It covers a total area of 24.3 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involves in aviation, household appliances, automotive, finance, construction, information technology, commercial printing, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, hotel, metal, organic food, communication and real estate enhance the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by youth organization center, thrift shops, riding academics and recreation centers, contributing to the economy.