The county of Kittitas is located in Washington and was founded in 1883. There are 44,866 residents in Kittitas who have access to courthouses in Cle Elum, Ellensburg. 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. Washington is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,872 residents in Cle Elum, which is 3.8 square miles and 1,913ft above sea level. It was settled in February 12, 1902.
There are 18,174 residents in Ellensburg, which is 7.0 square miles and 1,542ft above sea level. It was settled in November 26, 1883 and is governed by a Council-Manager local government.