The county of Throckmorton is located in and was founded in 1879. There are 1,641 residents in Throckmorton who have access to courthouses in Throckmorton. 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 828 residents in Throckmorton, which is 1.7 square miles and 1,319ft above sea level.