The county of Refugio is located in and was founded in 1837. There are 7,383 residents in Refugio who have access to courthouses in Bayside, Refugio, Woodsboro. 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 325 residents in Bayside, which is 1.1 square miles and 16ft above sea level.
There are 2,890 residents in Refugio, which is 1.6 square miles and 46ft above sea level. It was settled in February 1, 1842 and is governed by a local government.
There are 1,512 residents in Woodsboro, which is 0.8 square miles and 43ft above sea level.