The county of Wilbarger is located in and was founded in 1881. There are 13,535 residents in Wilbarger who have access to courthouses in Vernon. 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 11,002 residents in Vernon, which is 8.1 square miles and 1,184ft above sea level.