Emerado city has a total area of about less than a sq. kms. and is located about 896 ft above the sea level. The city of Emerado, located in the County of Grand Forks, also forms a part of Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area. Some of the prominent business and economic activities of the residents are alterations and tailoring shops, beer and wine shops, auto parts and supplies, clothing accessories shop, counselling shops, excavating contractors, restaurants, grain elevators, gas companies and a number of other small and medium sized business activities. These help in the growth and development of the local economy to sustain.