The county of Saunders is located in and was founded in 1866. There are 20,780 residents in Saunders who have access to courthouses in Wahoo. 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. is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 4,508 residents in Wahoo, which is 2.7 square miles and 1,211ft above sea level.