The county of Carter is located in Montana and was founded in 1917. There are 1,180 residents in Carter who have access to courthouses in Ekalaka. 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. Montana is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 332 residents in Ekalaka, which is 1.0 square miles and 3,425ft above sea level.