The county of Pierce is located in Georgia and was founded in 1857. There are 18,758 residents in Pierce who have access to courthouses in Blackshear. 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 3,445 residents in Blackshear, which is 4.4 square miles and 112ft above sea level.