The county of Portage is located in Ohio and was founded in 1808. There are 161,419 residents in Portage who have access to courthouses in Kent, Ravenna. 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. Ohio is part of the 6th federal circuit court as well.
There are 28,904 residents in Kent, which is 9.3 square miles and 1,056ft above sea level. It was settled in November 1805 and is governed by a Council-Manager local government.
There are 11,724 residents in Ravenna, which is 5.7 square miles and 1,132ft above sea level. It was settled in 1799 and is governed by a local government.