The city of Polson is located in the county of Lake. It covers a total area of 10.80 sq. km. The economic development of the city revolves around industries involved in aviation, arts and crafts, architecture, automotive, finance, boat equipments, construction, apparel, information technology, courier, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, insurance, metal, oil and lubrication, publishing, real estate and telecommunication. Commercial spaces are utilized by restaurants, road side services, variety stores, campgrounds, recreation centers, parks and museums, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.