The county of Martin is located in and was founded in 1884. There are 4,799 residents in Martin who have access to courthouses in Stanton. 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 2,556 residents in Stanton, which is 1.8 square miles and 2,664ft above sea level.