The county of Clay is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1861. There are 10,587 residents in Clay who have access to courthouses in Hayesville. 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 311 residents in Hayesville, which is 0.4 square miles and 1,893ft above sea level.