The county of Pend Oreille is located in Washington and was founded in 1911. There are 13,001 residents in Pend Oreille who have access to courthouses in Newport. 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 2,126 residents in Newport, which is 1.1 square miles and 2,142ft above sea level.