The county of St. Joseph is located in Indiana and was founded in 1830. There are 266,931 residents in St. Joseph who have access to courthouses in Mishawaka, South Bend, Walkerton. 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. Indiana is part of the 7th federal circuit court as well.
There are 48,252 residents in Mishawaka, which is 17.4 square miles and 719ft above sea level. It was settled in 1833 and is governed by a local government.
There are 2,144 residents in Walkerton, which is 2.0 square miles and 722ft above sea level.