The city of Harlan is located in the county of Harlan itself. It covers a total area of 4.7 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, alternative medicine, arts and crafts, automotive, beverages, construction, dairy, information technology, freight forwarding, insurance, marine equipment and oil and lubrication, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Professionals related to management consultant, physical therapist, real estate consultant and pawn brokers, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.