The county of Buncombe is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1791. There are 238,318 residents in Buncombe who have access to courthouses in Asheville. 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 83,393 residents in Asheville, which is 45.2 square miles and 2,134ft above sea level. It was settled in 1797 and is governed by a local government.