The county of Charlotte is located in Florida and was founded in 1921. There are 173,115 residents in Charlotte who have access to courthouses in Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda. 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. Florida is part of the 1th federal circuit court as well.
There are 54,392 residents in Port Charlotte, which is 341.2 square miles and 7ft above sea level.
There are 16,641 residents in Punta Gorda, which is 21.2 square miles and 6ft above sea level. It was settled in 1882 and is governed by a Council-manager local government.