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Steele, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Steele had a population of 1,043 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Steele is located at latitude 33.9414 and longitude -86.1921 in St. Clair County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Steele (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. St. Clair County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 581 feet.

The Town of Steele (GNIS ID: 2406664) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Steele is located within Ashville Division of St. Clair County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Steele population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Steele: Steeles Depot, Steels Depot, Steels Station.

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Steele, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,043
Daytime Population: Workers 425
Daytime Population: Residents 623
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,048
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 1,043
Population in Familes 883
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 155
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $39,966
Average Household Income $51,862
Per Capita Income $21,110


Total Housing Units 493 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 350 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 86 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 57 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $92,437
Average Home Value $126,643


Total Households 436
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 309
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% 0.17%
Households 0.1% 0.18%
Families 0.04% 0.06%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   3.11%

Steele, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Steele to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 300 48th
Population Density # 392 32nd
Diversity Index # 424 27th
Median Household Income # 261 55th
Per Capita Income # 288 51st

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