The county of Chilton is located in Alabama and was founded in 1868. There are 43,941 residents in Chilton who have access to courthouses in Clanton, Jemison, Maplesville, Thorsby. 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. Alabama is part of the 11th federal circuit court as well.
There are 8,619 residents in Clanton, which is 22.1 square miles and 600ft above sea level. It was settled in 1866 and is governed by a Council/Mayor local government.
There are 2,585 residents in Jemison, which is 11.4 square miles and 719ft above sea level.
There are 708 residents in Maplesville, which is 3.3 square miles and 351ft above sea level.
There are 1,980 residents in Thorsby, which is 5.8 square miles and 696ft above sea level. It was settled in 1901 and is governed by a Mayor-Council local government.