The county of Simpson is located in Kentucky and was founded in 1819. There are 17,327 residents in Simpson who have access to courthouses in Franklin. 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 8,408 residents in Franklin, which is 7.4 square miles and 709ft above sea level. It was settled in November 2, 1820 and is governed by a City Commission local government.