The county of Kandiyohi is located in Minnesota and was founded in 1858title=Minnesota Place Names. There are 42,495 residents in Kandiyohi who have access to courthouses in Willmar. 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. Minnesota is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 19,610 residents in Willmar, which is 16.0 square miles and 1,142ft above sea level.