The city of Houma is located in the Parish of Terrebonne. It covers a total area of 37.0 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in aviation, advertising, architecture, art and crafts, automotive, boat equipments, construction, dairy, cleaning, information technology, commercial printing, courier, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health and marine equipments, contributing to the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by road side services, resale shops, campgrounds, seafood restaurants, truck repairing services and yogurt shops.