The county of Johnston is located in North Carolina and was founded in 1746. There are 181,423 residents in Johnston who have access to courthouses in Benson, Smithfield. 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 3,311 residents in Benson, which is 2.1 square miles and 243ft above sea level.
There are 10,966 residents in Smithfield, which is 11.4 square miles and 148ft above sea level. It was settled in 1777 and is governed by a Councilu2013Manager local government.