The county of Scotts Bluff is located in Nebraska and was founded in 1888. There are 36,970 residents in Scotts Bluff who have access to courthouses in Gering. 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. Nebraska is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 8,500 residents in Gering, which is 4.3 square miles and 3,911ft above sea level. It was settled in 1887 and is governed by a local government.