The county of Pitkin is located in Colorado and was founded in 1881. There are 17,787 residents in Pitkin who have access to courthouses in Aspen, Snowmass Village. 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 2,826 residents in Snowmass Village, which is 27.4 square miles and 8,209ft above sea level. It was settled in Abt. 1910 and is governed by a Home Rule Municipality local government.