The city of Hood River is located in the county of Hood River itself. It covers a total area of 8.68 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, aviation, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, boat equipments, apparel, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health and insurance, enhance the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by wineries, tourist information centers, stores of sporting goods, seafood restaurants and road side services, contributing to the economy in a positive way.