The county of Clay is located in Missouri and was founded in 1822. There are 235,637 residents in Clay who have access to courthouses in Claycomo, Excelsior Springs, Gladstone, Holt, Kearney, Liberty, Mosby, North Kansas City, Oakview, Pleasant Valley, Randolph, Smithville. 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 1,430 residents in Claycomo, which is 2.6 square miles and 807ft above sea level.
There are 11,084 residents in Excelsior Springs, which is 10.5 square miles and 784ft above sea level.
There are 25,410 residents in Gladstone, which is 8.1 square miles and 938ft above sea level.
There are 447 residents in Holt, which is 0.5 square miles and 863ft above sea level.
There are 8,381 residents in Kearney, which is 12.9 square miles and 856ft above sea level. It was settled in 1856 and is governed by a local government.
There are 29,149 residents in Liberty, which is 29.2 square miles and 886ft above sea level. It was settled in 1829 (as a town),http://libertymissouri.gov/2120/History-of-Liberty 1851 (as a city)http://libertymissouri.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/2356 and is governed by a Mayor-Council-Administrator local government.
There are 190 residents in Mosby, which is 2.1 square miles and 761ft above sea level.
There are 4,208 residents in North Kansas City, which is 4.6 square miles and 741ft above sea level.
There are 375 residents in Oakview, which is 0.2 square miles and 1,001ft above sea level.
There are 2,961 residents in Pleasant Valley, which is 1.2 square miles and 771ft above sea level.
There are 52 residents in Randolph, which is 0.4 square miles and 768ft above sea level.
There are 8,425 residents in Smithville, which is 15.7 square miles and 814ft above sea level.