The county of Terry is located in and was founded in 1904. There are 12,651 residents in Terry who have access to courthouses in Brownfield. 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 9,657 residents in Brownfield, which is 6.3 square miles and 3,310ft above sea level.