The county of Jasper is located in Iowa and was founded in 1846. There are 36,842 residents in Jasper who have access to courthouses in Newton. 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 15,254 residents in Newton, which is 11.2 square miles and 951ft above sea level.