The county of Porter is located in Indiana Indiana and was founded in 1836. There are 164,343 residents in Porter who have access to courthouses in Portage, Valparaiso. 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. Indiana Indiana is part of the 7th federal circuit court as well.
There are 36,828 residents in Portagewhich is 27.6 square miles and 636ft above sea level. It was settled in 1967 and is governed by a Strong Mayor-Council local government.
There are 31,730 residents in Valparaisowhich is 15.6 square miles and 794ft above sea level. It was settled in July 8, 1836.