The county of Las Animas is located in Colorado and was founded in 1866. There are 14,058 residents in Las Animas who have access to courthouses in Trinidad. 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 9,096 residents in Trinidad, which is 9.3 square miles and 6,010ft above sea level.