The city of Montpelier is located in the county of Bear Lake. It covers a total area of 6.03 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, aviation, health, insurance, manufacturing, real estate and telecommunication, enhancing the economic viability of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by restaurants, bowling centers, campgrounds, clinics, discount stores, fabric shops, supermarkets, hotels, machine shops, night clubs and tourist information centers.