The county of Clinton is located in Illinois and was founded in 1824. There are 37,762 residents in Clinton who have access to courthouses in Carlyle. 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. Illinois is part of the 7th federal circuit court as well.
There are 3,281 residents in Carlyle, which is 3.4 square miles.