The county of Martin is located in and was founded in 1774. There are 24,505 residents in Martin who have access to courthouses in Williamston. 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. is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 5,511 residents in Williamston, which is 3.7 square miles and 72ft above sea level.