The county of Decatur is located in Iowa and was founded in 1846. There are 8,457 residents in Decatur who have access to courthouses in Leon. 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 1,977 residents in Leon, which is 3.2 square miles and 1,125ft above sea level.