The county of Dawson is located in Nebraska and was founded in 1871. There are 23,886 residents in Dawson who have access to courthouses in Lexington. 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. Nebraska is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 10,230 residents in Lexington, which is 4.5 square miles and 2,392ft above sea level.