The county of Custer is located in Colorado and was founded in 1877. There are 4,445 residents in Custer who have access to courthouses in Westcliffe. 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 568 residents in Westcliffe, which is 1.2 square miles and 7,867ft above sea level.