The county of Burnett is located in and was founded in 1865. There are 15,457 residents in Burnett who have access to courthouses in Siren, Webster. 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 7th federal circuit court as well.
There are 806 residents in Siren, which is 1.3 square miles and 965ft above sea level.