The county of Middlesex is located in Connecticut and was founded in 1785. There are 163,329 residents in Middlesex who have access to courthouses in Middletown, Old Saybrook. 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. Connecticut is part of the 2nd federal circuit court as well.
There are 47,648 residents in Middletown, which is 42.3 square miles and 39ft above sea level. It was settled in 1651 and is governed by a Mayor-council local government.
There are 10,242 residents in Old Saybrook, which is 21.6 square miles and 39ft above sea level. It was settled in 1854 and is governed by a Selectman-town meeting local government.