There are 359 Courts in Virginia, serving a population of 8,365,952 people in an area of 39,482 square miles. There is 1 Court per 23,303 people, and 1 Court per 109 square miles.
The state of Virginia is ranked 25th in Courts per capita, and 15th in Courts per square mile.
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Virginia Appellate Courts
Court Name: Virginia Court of Appeals
Source of Authority: Statute
Place(s) of Session: Alexandria, Bristol, Chesapeake, Fredericksburg, Lexington, Norfolk, Richmond, Salem, Williamsburg
Number of Judges: 11
Court Name: Virginia Supreme Court
Source of Authority: Constitution
Place(s) of Session: Richmond
Number of Judges: 7
|Court Name||Source of Authority||Geographic Jurisdiction||Number of Judges|
|Virginia Circuit Court||State Legislation||District/Circuit||157|
|Virginia District Court||State Legislation||District/Circuit||239|
|Court Type||Geographic Jurisdiction|
|Mental Health Courts||Local|
|Convicted Felons Disqualified||Yes|
|Residency Requirement||County Resident: 6 Months, State Resident: 6 Months|
|Time Since Prior Jury Service||3 years|