The county of Suffolk is located in Massachusetts and was founded in 1643. There are 778,121 residents in Suffolk who have access to courthouses in Boston, Brighton, Charlestown, Chelsea, Dorchester, East Boston, Jamaica Plain, Roxbury, South Boston. 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. Massachusetts is part of the 1st federal circuit court as well.
There are 617,594 residents in Boston, which is 89.6 square miles and 141ft above sea level. It was settled in September 7, 1630 and is governed by a Strong mayor / Council local government.
There are 43,887 residents in Brighton. It was settled in 1630.
There are 35,177 residents in Chelsea, which is 2.5 square miles and 10ft above sea level. It was settled in 1624 and is governed by a Council-manager government local government.
There are 91,982 residents in Dorchester. It was settled in May 1630.