The county of Alleghany is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1859. There are 11,155 residents in Alleghany who have access to courthouses in Sparta. 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. North Carolina is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,770 residents in Sparta, which is 2.3 square miles and 2,927ft above sea level.