The county of Ashe is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1799. There are 27,281 residents in Ashe who have access to courthouses in Jefferson. 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 1,611 residents in Jefferson, which is 1.9 square miles and 2,920ft above sea level. It was settled in as Jeffersonton 1799 and is governed by a local government.