The county of Sumter is located in Georgia and was founded in 1831. There are 30,779 residents in Sumter who have access to courthouses in Americus. 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 17,041 residents in Americus, which is 10.7 square miles and 479ft above sea level.