The county of Pondera is located in Montana and was founded in 1919[http://www.ponderacountymontana.org/ Pondera County official website]. There are 6,184 residents in Pondera who have access to courthouses in Conrad. 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 2,570 residents in Conrad, which is 1.3 square miles and 3,517ft above sea level.