The city of Hattiesburg is located within the counties of Forrest and Lamar. It covers a total area of 129.0 sq. km. The industries related to advertising, aviation, household appliances, architecture, automotive, construction, cleaning, information technology, courier, pharmaceuticals, farm equipment, freight forwarding, golf equipments, insurance, real estate and sheet metal contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine shops, tourist information center, surgical centers, sports medicine outlets and seafood restaurants.