The county of Hood is located in and was founded in 1866. There are 51,182 residents in Hood who have access to courthouses in Granbury, Lipan, Tolar. 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 7,978 residents in Granbury, which is 14.0 square miles and 735ft above sea level.
There are 430 residents in Lipan, which is 1.1 square miles and 919ft above sea level.
There are 681 residents in Tolar, which is 0.9 square miles and 1,020ft above sea level.