The county of Wayne is located in Illinois and was founded in 1819. There are 16,760 residents in Wayne who have access to courthouses in Fairfield. 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 5,154 residents in Fairfield, which is 4.1 square miles.