The county of Bates is located in Missouri and was founded in 1841. There are 16,446 residents in Bates who have access to courthouses in Adrian, Amsterdam, Butler, Hume, Rich Hill. 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 1,677 residents in Adrian, which is 2.2 square miles and 863ft above sea level.
There are 242 residents in Amsterdam, which is 0.6 square miles and 886ft above sea level.
There are 4,219 residents in Butler, which is 4.1 square miles and 863ft above sea level.
There are 336 residents in Hume, which is 0.7 square miles and 896ft above sea level.
There are 1,396 residents in Rich Hill, which is 1.4 square miles and 801ft above sea level.