The county of Charlton is located in Georgia and was founded in 1854. There are 12,965 residents in Charlton who have access to courthouses in Folkston. 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 is part of the 11th federal circuit court as well.
There are 2,502 residents in Folkston, which is 3.9 square miles.