The county of Clarke is located in and was founded in 1836| named for=George Rogers Clark. There are 14,240 residents in Clarke who have access to courthouses in Berryville. 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 4,185 residents in Berryville, which is 1.9 square miles and 591ft above sea level.