The county of Sutton is located in and was founded in 1890. There are 4,128 residents in Sutton who have access to courthouses in Sonora. 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. is part of the 5th federal circuit court as well.
There are 3,027 residents in Sonora, which is 2.0 square miles and 2,129ft above sea level.