The county of Lauderdale is located in Mississippi and was founded in 1833. There are 80,261 residents in Lauderdale who have access to courthouses in Marion, Meridian. 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. Mississippi is part of the 5th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,479 residents in Marion, which is 2.9 square miles and 367ft above sea level.
There are 41,148 residents in Meridian, which is 45.9 square miles and 344ft above sea level. It was settled in February 10, 1860 and is governed by a local government.