The county of Cape Girardeau is located in Missouri and was founded in 1812. There are 78,572 residents in Cape Girardeau who have access to courthouses in Cape Girardeau, Delta, Jackson. 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 37,941 residents in Cape Girardeau, which is 28.5 square miles and 351ft above sea level. It was settled in 1793 and is governed by a Mayor-Council local government.
There are 438 residents in Delta, which is 0.4 square miles and 341ft above sea level.
There are 13,758 residents in Jackson, which is 11.0 square miles and 463ft above sea level.