The county of Van Buren is located in Iowa and was founded in December 7, 1836. There are 7,570 residents in Van Buren who have access to courthouses in Keosauqua. 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 1,006 residents in Keosauqua, which is 1.6 square miles and 584ft above sea level.