The county of White is located in Illinois and was founded in 1815. There are 14,665 residents in White who have access to courthouses in Carmi. 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 5,240 residents in Carmi, which is 2.5 square miles and 387ft above sea level. It was settled in 1816 and is governed by a Mayor-council government local government.