The county of Knox is located in Illinois and was founded in 1825. There are 52,919 residents in Knox who have access to courthouses in Galesburg. 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 32,195 residents in Galesburg, which is 17.9 square miles.