The county of Carbon is located in Pennsylvania and was founded in March 13, 1843 (Divided from Northampton County. There are 63,960 residents in Carbon who have access to courthouses in Jim Thorpe, Lansford, Palmerton, Weatherly. 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. Pennsylvania is part of the 3rd federal circuit court as well.
There are 4,781 residents in Jim Thorpe, which is 14.8 square miles and 730ft above sea level. It was settled in 1818 and is governed by a local government.
There are 5,414 residents in Palmerton, which is 2.5 square miles and 407ft above sea level. It was settled in October 14, 1912 and is governed by a local government.
There are 2,525 residents in Weatherly, which is 3.0 square miles and 1,094ft above sea level.