The county of Kossuth is located in Iowa and was founded in January 15, 1851. There are 15,543 residents in Kossuth who have access to courthouses in Algona. 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 5,560 residents in Algona, which is 4.5 square miles and 1,194ft above sea level.