The town of Fort Gibson is located within the counties of Cherokee and Muskogee. It covers a total area of 36.3 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, arts and crafts, construction, courier, farm equipment, insurance, metal, publishing, telecommunication and transport. Commercial spaces are utilized by tourist information centers, restaurants, public libraries, parks, libraries, machine shops, hardware stores, discount stores and clinics. The local inhabitants are engaged in services related jobs like counseling, financial advisory, printing, shipping and truck repairing, contributing to the economic development of the inhabitants of the city.