The basic economic branch in this community is agriculture i.e. economic primary sector. The cattle raising is hardly developed. There are about 2000 sheep and 100 heads of cattle, all in private property. It is mostly developed in Patiska Reka and Drzilovo, but it is of half-nomadic type.
From economic and geographic point of view Sopiste Community has heterogeneous structure of agrarian land, small landowners structure of the agrarian reserves, different types of agricultural production, low level of chemization and mechanization, without any serious economic activities except small private farms economy (there are 35 grocery stores in private houses, some restaurants, several service shops, 2 agricultural drugstores and small vineyards).
The following enterprises are situated in this region: