The county of Banks is located in Georgia| seal=Seal of Banks County, Georgia.png and was founded in February, 1 1859. There are 18,395 residents in Banks who have access to courthouses in Homer. 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. Georgia| seal=Seal of Banks County, Georgia.png is part of the 11th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,141 residents in Homerwhich is 9.7 square miles and 814ft above sea level.