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Cordova is named for Cordoba in Spain by Spanish explorer Salvador Fidalgo in 1790 and named Puerto Cordoba.


Surrounding Courthouses: 

N – ValdezGlennallen and Tok

E – Yakutat

S – Gulf of Alaska

W – Seward and Anchorage 


Incorporated:  July 9. 1909

Census Area:  Chugach


Courthouse – Cordova


Location:  500 Water Street / Railroad Avenue

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown


Description:  The building faces south and is a three story gray colored sliding and concrete structure. The building is located in the center of Cordova. The building has numerous angles and a hipped roof. The building houses the Superior Court of the 3rd Judicial District and the District Court.