Courts in New Hanover County, North Carolina

There are 4 Courts in New Hanover County, North Carolina, serving a population of 219,866 people in an area of 192 square miles. There is 1 Court per 54,966 people, and 1 Court per 47 square miles.

In North Carolina, New Hanover County is ranked 78th of 100 counties in Courts per capita, and 1st of 100 counties in Courts per square mile.

List of New Hanover County Courts

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


New Hanover County Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

New Hanover County Traffic Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

New Hanover District Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

Pender County Traffic Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

About New Hanover County Courts

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

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New Hanover County Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 0 Days, State Resident: 0 Days
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service2 years