The county of Hopkins is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1806. There are 46,920 residents in Hopkins who have access to courthouses in Madisonville. 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. Kentucky is part of the 6th federal circuit court as well.
There are 19,591 residents in Madisonville, which is 18.5 square miles and 470ft above sea level. It was settled in 1807Commonwealth of Kentucky. Office of the Secretary of State. Land Office. Madisonville, Ky. Accessed 25 August 2013. and is governed by a local government.