The county of Pike is located in Illinois and was founded in 1821. There are 16,430 residents in Pike who have access to courthouses in Pittsfield. 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 4,576 residents in Pittsfield, which is 5.1 square miles and 732ft above sea level.