The county of Wells is located in North Dakota and was founded in 1884. There are 4,098 residents in Wells who have access to courthouses in Fessenden, Harvey. 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 479 residents in Fessenden, which is 0.5 square miles and 1,611ft above sea level.