The county of Pike is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1821. There are 65,024 residents in Pike who have access to courthouses in Pikeville. 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 6,903 residents in Pikeville, which is 15.4 square miles and 679ft above sea level. It was settled in 1824Commonwealth of Kentucky. Office of the Secretary of State. Land Office. Pikeville, Kentucky. Accessed 27 September 2013. and is governed by a Council/Manager local government.