Courts in Cook County, Illinois

There are 8 Courts in Cook County, Illinois, serving a population of 5,238,541 people in an area of 946 square miles. There is 1 Court per 654,817 people, and 1 Court per 118 square miles.

In Illinois, Cook County is ranked 101st of 102 counties in Courts per capita, and 4th of 102 counties in Courts per square mile.

List of Cook County Courts

Find Cook County, Illinois courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


Bridgeview District Court 10220 West 75th Street Bridgeview, IL

Chicago District Court 50 West Washington Street Chicago, IL

Cook County Court 50 West Washington Street Chicago, IL

Markham District Court 16501 Kedzie Avenue Markham, IL

Maywood District Court 1500 Maybrook Drive Maywood, IL

Newton Municipal Court 163 North Canal Street Chicago, IL

Rolling Meadows District Court 2121 Euclid Avenue Rolling Meadows, IL

Skokie District Court 5600 Old Orchard Road Skokie, IL

About Cook County Courts

Courts in Cook County, IL are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local Cook County and Illinois law and are housed in Cook County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Cook County Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Cook County Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
  • Cook County court records and judgments
  • Law documents, filings and case records
  • Appealing Cook County court judgments
  • Court calendars and dockets
  • Cook County background checks

Cook County Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedNo
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 0 Days
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service1 year