The city of Pelham is located in the county of Shelby. It covers a total area of 99.0 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, household appliances, arts and crafts, automotive, construction, apparel, information technology, cleaning, pharmaceuticals, farm equipments, golf equipments, home building, insurance, medical equipment, oil and lubrication, publishing, real estate and telecommunication. Commercial spaces are utilized by educational institutions, seafood restaurants, riding academics, parks, night clubs and machine shops.