The county of Gilmer is located in Georgia and was founded in 1832. There are 28,292 residents in Gilmer who have access to courthouses in Blue Ridge, Ellijay. 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 1,290 residents in Blue Ridge, which is 2.3 square miles and 1,762ft above sea level.
There are 1,619 residents in Ellijay, which is 3.5 square miles and 1,280ft above sea level.