The county of Pickens is located in Georgia and was founded in 1853. There are 29,431 residents in Pickens who have access to courthouses in Jasper. 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 3,684 residents in Jasper, which is 3.3 square miles and 1,463ft above sea level.