The county of Adams is located in Washington and was founded in 1883. There are 19,238 residents in Adams who have access to courthouses in Othello, Ritzville. 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. Washington is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 7,364 residents in Othello, which is 3.8 square miles and 1,060ft above sea level.
There are 1,673 residents in Ritzville, which is 1.7 square miles and 1,818ft above sea level.