The county of Glasscock is located in and was founded in 1893. There are 1,226 residents in Glasscock who have access to courthouses in Garden City. 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 334 residents in Garden City, which is 1.5 square miles.