Courts in Seattle, Washington

There are 4 Courts in Seattle, Washington, serving a population of 688,245 people in an area of 84 square miles. There is 1 Court per 172,061 people, and 1 Court per 20 square miles.

In Washington, Seattle is ranked 153rd of 729 cities in Courts per capita, and 146th of 729 cities in Courts per square mile.

List of Seattle Courts

Find Seattle, Washington courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


King County Superior Court 516 3rd Avenue Seattle, WA

Seattle Courthouse 516 3rd Avenue Seattle, WA

Seattle District Court 516 3rd Avenue Seattle, WA

Seattle Municipal Court 600 5th Avenue Seattle, WA

About Seattle Courts

Courts in Seattle, WA are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local King County and Washington law and are housed in King County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Seattle Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Seattle Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

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Seattle Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 30 Days
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service1 year