The county of Carson is located in and was founded in 1888. There are 6,182 residents in Carson who have access to courthouses in Groom, Panhandle, Skellytown, White Deer. 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 5th federal circuit court as well.
There are 574 residents in Groom, which is 0.4 square miles and 3,255ft above sea level.
There are 2,452 residents in Panhandle, which is 1.9 square miles and 3,458ft above sea level.
There are 473 residents in Skellytown, which is 0.4 square miles and 3,235ft above sea level.
There are 1,000 residents in White Deer, which is 1.5 square miles and 3,366ft above sea level.