The city of Ephrata is located in the county of Grant. It covers a total area of 26.13 sq. km. The economic development of the city revolves around industries involved in aviation, automotive, finance, construction, textiles, pharmaceuticals, health, insurance, metal, pharmaceuticals and real estate, contributing to the financial enhancement of the inhabitants of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by youth organization centers, road side services, restaurants, recreation centers, parks, night clubs and libraries.