The county of Nez Perce is located in Idaho and was founded in 1864. There are 40,048 residents in Nez Perce who have access to courthouses in Lewiston. 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 31,894 residents in Lewistonwhich is 18.0 square miles and 745ft above sea level. It was settled in 1861 and is governed by a council-manager local government.