The county of Mercer is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1785. There are 21,331 residents in Mercer who have access to courthouses in Harrodsburg. 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 8,340 residents in Harrodsburg, which is 5.3 square miles and 850ft above sea level. It was settled in June 16, 1774 and is governed by a local government.