Courts in Southampton County, Virginia

There are 3 Courts in Southampton County, Virginia, serving a population of 18,089 people in an area of 599 square miles. There is 1 Court per 6,029 people, and 1 Court per 199 square miles.

In Virginia, Southampton County is ranked 42nd of 133 counties in Courts per capita, and 103rd of 133 counties in Courts per square mile.

List of Southampton County Courts

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


Franklin City General District Court 1020 Pretlow Street Franklin, VA

Southampton Circuit Court Court Street Courtland, VA

Southampton General District Court Court Street Courtland, VA

About Southampton County Courts

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

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

Southampton County Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredNo
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 6 Months, State Resident: 6 Months
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service3 years