Steele County Population 2017

Steele County's estimated population is 36,805 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Steele County is the 28th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201636,8051220.33%
201536,6831360.37%
201436,5471720.47%
201336,375800.22%
201236,295-267-0.73%
201136,562580.16%
201036,5045,77518.79%
199030,7294011.32%
198030,3283,39712.61%
197026,9311,9027.60%
196025,0293,87418.31%
195021,1551,4067.12%
194019,7491,2746.90%
193018,4754142.29%
192018,0611,91511.86%
191016,146-378-2.29%
190016,5243,29224.88%
189013,2327726.20%
188012,4604,18950.65%
18708,2715,408188.89%
18602,8630.00%

Steele County Population Growth

Population Data via

Steele County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White34,58693.97%
Black or African American1,0902.96%
Two or More Races4701.28%
Asian3671.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native1510.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.05%

Steele County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Steele County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Owatonna25602257731710.67%
Blooming Prairie19961987-9-0.45%
Medford12391256171.37%
Ellendale691690-1-0.14%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990