The county of Nelson is located in Virginia and was founded in 1807. There are 14,835 residents in Nelson who have access to courthouses in Lovingston. 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. Virginia is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 520 residents in Lovingston, which is 4.0 square miles and 817ft above sea level. It was settled in 1809 and is governed by a local government.