The city of laurel is located in the county of Jones. It covers a total area of 41.0 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, aviation, architecture, automotive, construction, chemicals, commercial printing, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, insurance, marine equipment, metal, oil and lubrication, real estate and telecommunication, enhance the economic viability of the inhabitants of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by yogurt shops, education institutions, surgical centers and service station.