The city of Gunnison is located in the County of Sanpete. It covers a total area of 13.7 sq. km. the economy of the city revolves around industries involved in household appliances, arts and crafts, textiles, food, finance, insurance, metal, pharmaceuticals, oil and lubrication, real estate and tourism. Commercial spaces are utilized by outlets of sports medicine, educational institutions, libraries, gourmet shops, pharmacies, clinics and garden centers.