The city of Rapid City is located in the county of Pennington. It covers a total area of 143.71 sq. km. Industries related to adhesives, aviation, household appliances, architecture, automotive, boat equipment, construction, dairy, household cleaning, information technology, furniture, health, metal fabrication, publishing and communication, enhance the economy of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by stables, stadium arenas, youth centers, riding academics, restaurants, parking lot stations and marinas.