The county of Adair is located in Missouri and was founded in 1841. There are 25,378 residents in Adair who have access to courthouses in Kirksville. 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. Missouri is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 17,505 residents in Kirksville, which is 14.4 square miles and 981ft above sea level. It was settled in 1841 and is governed by a local government.