The city of Rawlins is located in the county of Carbon. It covers a total area of 21.45 sq. km. The pro business climate of the city enhances development of businesses related to industries involved in automotive, construction, textiles, information technology, finance, insurance, publishing, real estate and telecommunication. Commercial spaces are utilized by yogurt shops, tourist information centers, thrift shops, restaurants, road side services, resale shops and night clubs.