The county of Chaffee is located in Colorado and was founded in 1879. There are 18,658 residents in Chaffee who have access to courthouses in Poncha Springs, Salida. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Colorado is part of the 10th federal circuit court as well.
There are 737 residents in Poncha Springs, which is 2.7 square miles and 7,464ft above sea level.
There are 5,236 residents in Salida, which is 2.6 square miles and 7,083ft above sea level. It was settled in 1880 and is governed by a Statutory City local government.