The county of Jefferson is located in Georgia and was founded in February 20, 1796. There are 16,930 residents in Jefferson who have access to courthouses in Louisville. 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 2,493 residents in Louisville, which is 3.7 square miles and 322ft above sea level. It was settled in 1786last=Holmes|page=26|isbn=0-86554-527-8|lccn=96030440|oclc=35084837|ol=992000M}} and is governed by a Mayoru2013Council local government.