The county of Douglas is located in Missouri and was founded in 1857. There are 13,373 residents in Douglas who have access to courthouses in Ava. 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 2,993 residents in Ava, which is 3.3 square miles and 1,283ft above sea level.