The county of Gilpin is located in Colorado and was founded in 1861. There are 5,828 residents in Gilpin who have access to courthouses in Black Hawk. 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 118 residents in Black Hawk, which is 2.7 square miles and 8,537ft above sea level.