The city of Gary is located in the county of Lake. It covers a total area of 148.10 sq. km. The local inhabitants are engaged in businesses related to industries involved in advertising, arts and crafts, automotive, construction, cleaning, apparel, information technology, farm equipment, freight forwarding, industrial and commercial machinery, metal, oil and lubrication and real estate. Commercial spaces are utilized by rehabilitation services, recreation centers, campgrounds, road side services and seafood restaurants.