Steelville, Missouri Population 2023

1,421

Steelville is a city located in Crawford County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Crawford County. With a 2023 population of 1,421, it is the 305th largest city in Missouri and the 12882nd largest city in the United States.Steelville is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,485 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Steelville has a population density of 587 people per square mile.

The average household income in Steelville is $41,297 with a poverty rate of 25.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Steelville is 36 years, 31.4 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Steelville Demographics

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

  • White: 96.09%
  • Black or African American: 2.02%
  • Other race: 0.67%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Steelville, Missouri is 1,421 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,485.

Steelville, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Steelville Population by Race

Steelville Population Pyramid 2023

Steelville Median Age

36

Total

31.4

Male

41.1

Female

Steelville Adults

There are 1,161 adults, (253 of whom are seniors) in Steelville.

Steelville Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Steelville Sex Ratio

Female78652.93%
Male69947.07%

Steelville Population by Age

Steelville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.95

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

41.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Steelville Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Steelville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Steelville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.32%.

Steelville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,585

Average Earnings

$30,487

Average Male

$30,750

Average Female

Steelville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Steelville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Steelville Language

97.67% of Steelville residents speak only English, while 2.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Steelville Language

Steelville Poverty by Race

rate

25.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.34%

Male Poverty Rate

24.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Steelville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Steelville is White, with 25.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.42%.

Steelville Poverty

Steelville Poverty Rate by Education

Steelville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Steelville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Steelville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Steelville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Steelville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Steelville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Steelville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

74

Number of Veterans

70

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Steelville Veterans by War

Steelville Veterans by Age

count

Steelville Veterans by Race

Steelville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

27.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Steelville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Steelville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Steelville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Steelville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

81.39%

Born in Steelville

99.59%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.59% of Steelville residents were born in the United States, with 81.39% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Steelville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Steelville Population by Year