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Simpson County, KY Court System Information

Established in 1819, Simpson County currently has a population of 17,793. Franklin is the county seat and the largest city. Simpson County resides in District 49 of 60, which also serves Allen County.

Simpson County, KY Court Overview

The following courts are located in Simpson County, Kentucky. This may not be a comprehensive list.

  • Allen and Simpson Counties Family Court, Kentucky
  • Kentucky Circuit Court 49
  • Kentucky District Court 49

Circuit Court Hours of Operation

Monday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Simpson County Justice Center
101 N. Court St.
Franklin, KY 42134

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Parking is available across the street from and to the side of the justice center.

Information for Patrons

Handicapped parking is available to the side of the courthouse.

Forms of Payment

Cash, cashier’s checks, money orders, and credit/debit cards. No personal checks.


Kentucky driver’s license and all related court services.

Simpson County, KY County Court and Jailhouse information

Eric Vaughn – Jailer
Jere Dee Hopson – Sheriff

Simpson County Detention Center Address
217 E Kentucky St
Franklin, KY 42134

Phone: 270-586-5351


Visits are done by video only and must be scheduled in advance. Video visits are available both onsite and remotely.

Simpson County Courthouse Address: 101 N Water St, Franklin, KY 42134, United States

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