The county of Clarke is located in Iowa and was founded in 1846. There are 9,286 residents in Clarke who have access to courthouses in Osceola. 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 4,929 residents in Osceola, which is 6.7 square miles and 1,142ft above sea level.