The county of Pendleton is located in West Virginia and was founded in 1788. There are 7,229 residents in Pendleton who have access to courthouses in Franklin. 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. West Virginia is part of the 4th federal circuit court as well.
There are 721 residents in Franklin, which is 0.6 square miles and 1,732ft above sea level.