The county of Kent is located in Maryland and was founded in 1642. There are 19,787 residents in Kent who have access to courthouses in Chestertown. 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. Maryland is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 5,252 residents in Chestertown, which is 2.9 square miles and 20ft above sea level. It was settled in 1805title=Chestertown and is governed by a local government.