|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Steele is 1,000. Steele, Alabama is the 10,199th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Steele was in 2000, when its population was 1,101. In 2000, Steele was the 9,769th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,199th largest city in the US. Steele is currently 9.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Steele has shrunk 9.1% since the year 2000. Steele, Alabama's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10194||Castile, New York||1,001||-4.5%|
|10195||Chapmanville, West Virginia||1,001||-16.8%|
|10198||North Topsail Beach, North Carolina||1,000||19.0%|
|10200||Bird Island, Minnesota||999||-16.3%|
|10203||Elkhorn City, Kentucky||999||-5.3%|
|10204||Fort Gaines, Georgia||999||-10.0%|
The total voting age population of Steele, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 921. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.9% of the residents of Steele are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Steele are 85.6% White, 9.5% Other, 4.5% American Indian and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 14.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Steele, 31.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 61.9%. On a per-household basis, 21.1% of families are below the poverty line in Steele.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Steele residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.6% of Steele residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Steele residents aged 5 and older, 13.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 12.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Steele is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Steele, 16.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Steele is $35,125.
In Steele, 82.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.2% of housing units in Steele.
Of all the housing units in Steele, 7.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Steele, 13.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Steele is $824.
In Steele, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.