The city of Pascagoula is located in the county of Jackson. It covers a total area of 47.0 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, aviation, alternative medicine, household appliances, automotive, boat equipments, construction, information technology, courier, pharmaceuticals, health, hotel, metal fabrication and real estate, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by machine shops, night clubs, parks, public libraries, road side services and restaurants.