The county of Rockbridge is located in Virginia and was founded in 1777. There are 22,354 residents in Rockbridge who have access to courthouses in Lexington. 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 6,998 residents in Lexington, which is 2.5 square miles and 1,063ft above sea level.