The county of Lander is located in Nevada and was founded in 1861. There are 5,775 residents in Lander who have access to courthouses in Austin, Battle Mountain. 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. Nevada is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 192 residents in Austin, which is 0.8 square miles and 6,605ft above sea level.
There are 3,635 residents in Battle Mountain, which is 3.5 square miles and 4,511ft above sea level.