Steele, Alabama Population 2020

1,077

Steele is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,077, it is the 247th largest city in Alabama and the 10016th largest city in the United States. Steele is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 3.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,043 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Steele has a population density of 160 people per square mile.

The average household income in Steele is $47,162 with a poverty rate of 28.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $813 per month, and the median house value is $75,100. The median age in Steele is 41.8 years, 40.6 years for males, and 45.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Steele Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Steele was:

  • White: 88.61%
  • Other race: 7.86%
  • Native American: 2.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.62%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Steele, Alabama is 1,077, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,073.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,043.

Steele, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,00488.61%
Some Other Race897.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native332.91%
Two or More Races70.62%

Steele Population Pyramid 2020

Steele Median Age

41.8


Total

40.6


Male

45.2


Female

Steele Adults

There are 898 adults, (213 of whom are seniors) in Steele.

Steele Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Steele Sex Ratio

Female

575

50.75%

Male

558

49.25%

Steele Households and Families

Steele Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Steele Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87%13%
Married85.5%14.5%
All76.8%23.2%
Female75%25%
Non Family62.3%37.7%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4752.3976.8
Married2412.9785.5
Non Family1511.0162.3
Female603.5275
Male232.3587

3.02

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

0.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Steele Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade374.65%
9th to 12th Grade15619.62%
High School Graduate30538.36%
Some College14718.49%
Associates Degree759.43%
Bachelors Degree384.78%
Graduate Degree374.65%

Steele Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White72158175
Hispanic6411
Other Race43
Native American139
Multiple Races77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,875$35,521$22,941
Less Than High School$20,417$$20,750
High School Grad$25,724$43,750$17,344
Some College$31,875$34,500$24,250
Bachelors Degree$43,958$$44,375
Graduate Degree$64,167$$62,917

$26,875

Average Earnings

$35,521

Average Male

$22,941

Average Female

Steele Language

Steele Language by Age

Steele Language

90.02% of Steele residents speak only English, while 9.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.98% of the population.

Steele Poverty

Steele Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White99319419.54%
Hispanic130130100.00%
Other8989100.00%
Native333090.91%

28.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.42%

Male Poverty Rate

29.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Steele

The race most likely to be in poverty in Steele is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Steele is White, with 19.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.56%
High School18.36%
Some College13.96%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed38.10%
Female Employed17.65%
Male Employed9.42%

Steele Income

Steele Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,181$47,162
Families$49,375$57,805
Married Families$54,271-
Non Families$20,750$24,326

Steele Marital Status

Steele Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Steele Married by Age and Sex

Steele Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Steele Marital Status by Race

Steele Veterans

87

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War9
Korea8
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7430
55 to 6420
35 to 5413
18 to 3413
75+11
Name Veterans % of Total
White8410.12%
Indian316.67%

$Steele Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Steele Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Steele Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

84.55%

Born in Alabama

97.71%

Native Born

2.29%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.71% of Steele residents were born in the United States, with 84.55% having been born in Alabama. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,07720.19%
20191,07520.19%
20181,07320.19%
20171,07120.19%
20161,06990.85%
20151,06020.19%
20141,058-3-0.28%
20131,061100.95%
20121,05160.57%
20111,04510.10%
20101,0440.00%