The county of Cedar is located in Iowa and was founded in 1837. There are 18,499 residents in Cedar who have access to courthouses in Tipton. 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 3,059 residents in Tipton, which is 2.1 square miles and 823ft above sea level.