The city of Fairfax is located in the county of Fairfax itself. It covers a total area of 16.0 sq. km. The pro business climate of the city helps in the development of the businesses related to industries involved in advertising, aviation, alternative medicine, architecture, automotive, finance, boat repairing, cleaning, apparel, pharmaceuticals, flower, freight forwarding, home health, investigation, marine equipment, oil and lubrication, printing, real estate and sheet metal, contributing to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by campgrounds, service stations, seafood restaurants and variety stores.