The city of Hoquiam is located in the county of Grays Harbor. It covers a total area of 40.40 sq. km. The local economy revolves around industries involved in aviation, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, beverages, boat equipments, construction, cleaning, apparel, commercial printing, pharmaceuticals, industrial and commercial machinery, insurance and metal, contribute to the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by marinas, museums, night clubs, parks, pet shops, recreation centers, road side services and truck repairing services contribute to the local economy in a positive way.