The city of Kanopolis is located in the county of Ellsworth. It covers a total area of 3.11 sq. km. Businesses related to auto repair and service, auto transmission, supplies of auto parts, oil and lubrication, rental services for stores and yards, contracting in paving, motor freight and dealership in trucks, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by convenience stores, Mexican restaurants and service stations.