The county of Shawnee is located in Kansas and was founded in August 25, 1855 title=Kansas Counties - Shawnee County, Kansas. There are 178,146 residents in Shawnee who have access to courthouses in Auburn, Rossville, Silver Lake, Topeka. 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. Kansas is part of the 10th federal circuit court as well.
There are 1,227 residents in Auburnwhich is 0.6 square miles and 1,083ft above sea level.
There are 1,151 residents in Rossvillewhich is 0.6 square miles and 932ft above sea level.
There are 1,439 residents in Silver Lakewhich is 0.6 square miles and 912ft above sea level. It was settled in 1871 [http://silverlakeks.org/About/History.aspx History of Silver Lake].
There are 127,473 residents in Topekawhich is 61.5 square miles and 945ft above sea level. It was settled in 1854 and is governed by a Council-Manager local government.