The county of Dallas is located in Alabama and was founded in 1818. There are 40,008 residents in Dallas who have access to courthouses in Selma. 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 20,756 residents in Selma, which is 14.4 square miles and 125ft above sea level. It was settled in 1815 and is governed by a Mayor/City Council local government.