The county of Lincoln is located in Maine and was founded in 1760. There are 34,216 residents in Lincoln who have access to courthouses in Wiscasset. 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. Maine is part of the 1st federal circuit court as well.
There are 3,732 residents in Wiscassetwhich is 27.7 square miles. It was settled in 1663 and is governed by a Town Manager - Board of Selectmen local government.