The county of Edgecombe is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1741. There are 56,552 residents in Edgecombe who have access to courthouses in Rocky Mount, Tarboro. 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 57,477 residents in Rocky Mount, which is 44.0 square miles and 98ft above sea level. It was settled in Circa March 22, 1816 and is governed by a local government.
There are 11,415 residents in Tarboro, which is 10.8 square miles and 43ft above sea level. It was settled in 1760 and is governed by a local government.