The county of Appanoose is located in Iowa and was founded in 1843. There are 12,884 residents in Appanoose who have access to courthouses in Centerville. 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 5,528 residents in Centerville, which is 4.9 square miles and 1,007ft above sea level.