The county of Lincoln is located in Idaho and was founded in 1895. There are 5,208 residents in Lincoln who have access to courthouses in Shoshone. 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. Idaho is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,461 residents in Shoshone, which is 1.2 square miles and 3,963ft above sea level. It was settled in 1882, 1882 and is governed by a local government.