The city of Surprise is located in the county of Maricopa. It covers a total area of 180.0 sq. km. the economy of the city revolves around industries involved in household appliances, automotive, construction, publishing, textiles, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, hotel, insurance, office furniture, scrap metal and sheet metal, contribute to the economic development of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by restaurants, educational institutions, wine shops, toy stores and service stations, enhance the financial viability of the inhabitants of the city.