The county of Charles City is located in and was founded in 1619| named for=Charles I of England. There are 7,040 residents in Charles City who have access to courthouses in Charles City. 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 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 133 residents in Charles City, which is 2.7 square miles and 10ft above sea level.