The Lake County Courthouse is located at 513 Center Street, Lakeview, OR 97630; phone: 541-947-6051.
Organized in 1874, Lake County is named for the many lakes within its borders. The county is situated in the south central Oregon high desert. Its economy is driven primarily on agriculture, timbering, ranching and government. [www.lakecounty.org, accessed November, 2014]