The county of Allamakee is located in Iowa and was founded in 1847. There are 14,330 residents in Allamakee who have access to courthouses in Waukon. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Iowa is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 3,897 residents in Waukon, which is 2.8 square miles and 1,237ft above sea level.