The county of Dorchester is located in South Carolina and was founded in 1897. There are 136,555 residents in Dorchester who have access to courthouses in Harleyville, Reevesville, Summerville. 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. South Carolina is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 677 residents in Harleyville, which is 1.2 square miles and 89ft above sea level.
There are 207 residents in Reevesville, which is 1.6 square miles and 108ft above sea level. It was settled in 1875 and is governed by a local government.
There are 50,730 residents in Summerville, which is 18.1 square miles and 89ft above sea level.