The town of Garner is located in the county of Wake. It covers a total area of 38.3 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in agriculture, alternative medicine, household appliances, automotive, finance, boat equipments, chemicals, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, insurance, marine equipments, metal, optical goods, real estate and sheet metal, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by campgrounds, youth centers and recording studios.