The county of McCracken is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1825. There are 65,565 residents in McCracken who have access to courthouses in Paducah. 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 25,024 residents in Paducah, which is 20.0 square miles and 341ft above sea level. It was settled in lk=noUniversity of Kentucky. 'Kentucky Atlas & Gazetteer', [http://www.uky.edu/KentuckyAtlas/ky-paducah.html Paducah]. Accessed 24 September 2013. and is governed by a Council-Manager local government.