The county of Northampton is located in and was founded in 1741. There are 22,099 residents in Northampton who have access to courthouses in Jackson. 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 513 residents in Jackson, which is 1.0 square miles and 102ft above sea level.