The county of Atchison is located in Missouri and was founded in 1845. There are 5,306 residents in Atchison who have access to courthouses in Fairfax, Rock Port, Tarkio. 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 638 residents in Fairfax, which is 0.5 square miles and 909ft above sea level.
There are 1,318 residents in Rock Port, which is 2.8 square miles and 942ft above sea level.
There are 1,583 residents in Tarkio, which is 1.4 square miles and 928ft above sea level.