The city of Hazard is located in the county of Perry. It covers a total area of 18.0 sq. km. Industries related to aviation, air conditioning, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, chemicals, apparel, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, industrial and commercial machinery, insurance and real estate. Businesses related to dealership in major appliances, dealership in mobile homes, oil and lubrication, road side services and telecommunication, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.