The county of Nicholas is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1799. There are 7,135 residents in Nicholas who have access to courthouses in Carlisle. 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 2,010 residents in Carlisle, which is 1.3 square miles and 860ft above sea level.