The county of Sharkey is located in and was founded in 1876. There are 4,916 residents in Sharkey who have access to courthouses in Anguilla, Rolling Fork. 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. is part of the 5th federal circuit court as well.
There are 726 residents in Anguilla, which is 1.0 square miles and 105ft above sea level.
There are 2,143 residents in Rolling Fork, which is 1.4 square miles and 105ft above sea level.