Courts in Michigan

There are 241 Courts in Michigan, serving a population of 9,925,568 people in an area of 56,532 square miles. There is 1 Court per 41,184 people, and 1 Court per 234 square miles.

The state of Michigan is ranked 37th in Courts per capita, and 26th in Courts per square mile.

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About Michigan Courts

Find Michigan Appellate Courts, Trial Courts, Problem Solving Courts, and Jury Duty Requirements.

Michigan Appellate Courts

Court Name: Michigan Court of Appeals
Source of Authority: Constitution
Place(s) of Session: Lansing, Grand Rapids, Detroit
Number of Judges: 27

Court Name: Michigan Supreme Court
Source of Authority: Constitution
Place(s) of Session: Lansing
Number of Judges: 7

Michigan Trial Courts
Court NameSource of AuthorityGeographic JurisdictionNumber of Judges
Michigan Circuit CourtState LegislationDistrict/Circuit214
Michigan Court of ClaimsState LegislationStatewide4
Michigan District CourtState LegislationDistrict/Circuit239
Michigan Municipal CourtState LegislationCity4
Michigan Probate CourtConstitutionCounty103
Michigan Problem Solving Courts
Court TypeGeographic Jurisdiction
Drug CourtsLocal
Mental Health CourtsLocal
Veterans CourtsLocal
Michigan Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 1 Day, Circuit/District Resident: 1 Day
Minimum Age18