The county of Mitchell is located in Iowa and was founded in 1851. There are 10,776 residents in Mitchell who have access to courthouses in Osage. 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 3,619 residents in Osage, which is 2.2 square miles and 1,181ft above sea level.