The county of Nelson is located in North Dakota and was founded in 1883. There are 2,960 residents in Nelson who have access to courthouses in Lakota. 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. North Dakota is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 672 residents in Lakota, which is 1.0 square miles and 1,516ft above sea level. It was settled in 1883 and is governed by a local government.