Steele, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 1,075 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.6%
 
Males: 517  (48.1%)
Females: 558  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  48.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35987.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,854 (it was $32,941 in 2000)
Steele:

$34,854
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,649 (it was $15,380 in 2000)

Steele town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,099 (it was $59,400 in 2000)
Steele:

$78,099
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,313; Detached houses: $111,153; Mobile homes: $46,625

Median gross rent in 2013: $531.

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  • Races in Steele, AL (2010)

    Steele races chart
    • 97093.0%White alone
    • 535.1%Hispanic
    • 111.1%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Steele detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Steele: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (37.7%), Irish (14.1%), German (8.7%), English (8.2%), Dutch (2.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 582 feet

Land area: 6.51 square miles.

Population density: 165 people per square mile   (very low).

Steele,AL real estate house value index trend

Steele, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Steele:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Steele town:

  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

23 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

2.1%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Steele, Alabama as of December 02, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Steele to the number of sex offenders is 528 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $365 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $238 (0.4%)

Steele satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (45.5 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (552.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gallant, AL (2.2 miles ), Ivalee, AL (2.7 miles ), Attalla, AL (2.7 miles ), Ashville, AL (2.8 miles ), Rainbow City, AL (2.8 miles ), Altoona, AL (3.0 miles ), Egypt, AL (3.1 miles ), Walnut Grove, AL (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.94 N, Longitude: 86.20 W

Steele household income distribution Steele home values distribution

Crime rates in Steele by Year
Type 2006 2009 2010 2011 2014
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.092.5
Assaults 01020
per 100,000 0.081.00.0190.80.0
Burglaries 01051
per 100,000 0.081.00.0477.192.5
Thefts 011784
per 100,000 0.0890.7549.9763.4370.0
Auto thefts 00081
per 100,000 0.00.00.0763.492.5
Arson N/AN/AN/A1N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/A95.4N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 270.8) 0.059.822.9169.858.7

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Crime rate in Steele detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Steele: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Steele, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Steele, Alabama average temperatures Steele, Alabama average precipitation Steele, Alabama humidity Steele, Alabama wind speed Steele, Alabama snowfall Steele, Alabama sunshine Steele, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Steele-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 158% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Steele town center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 15.5 miles away from the town center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Steele-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 71.1 miles away from Steele center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 95.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 204.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 213.1 miles away from Steele center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 180.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Steele topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Steele:

  • ATTALLA HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • ALTOONA HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ALTOONA, AL)
  • RAINBOW CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; RAINBOW CITY, AL)
  • GADSDEN HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • MCGUFFEY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)

airports located in Steele:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Steele:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 13 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Snead State Community College (about 19 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 27 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 35 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 36 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 45 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 47 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)

Public elementary/middle school in Steele:

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Notable location: Steele Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Pope Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Alabama International Dragway (Amusement & Theme Parks; Steele Station Road).

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 43.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.23
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.9%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 92.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.7%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Steele, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Steele (2011 data):

  • Peoples Independent Bank: Steele Branch at 3915 Pope Avenue, branch established on 2006/12/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $171.4 mil, Deposits: $154.7 mil, headquarters in Boaz, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Independent Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Alabama average:

11.9

Steele travel time to work - commute Steele mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Steele town (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,066121
Mainline Protestant2,85618
Black Protestant1,77812
Catholic1,0561
Other122
None43,825-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
St. Clair County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
St. Clair County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
St. Clair County:

5.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

33.9%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.1%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.6%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Steele:

28.5
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Steele:

21.6%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.4%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Steele:

52.2%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.4%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Steele, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$25,666$61,5988$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,597$43,1642$0
Totals for Government 6$29,263$58,52610$0

Steele government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $875,000 ($813.95)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $340,000 ($316.28)
    Water Utilities: $205,000 ($190.70)
    Police Protection: $147,000 ($136.74)
    Financial Administration: $102,000 ($94.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($45.58)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($41.86)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($11.16)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($7.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($3.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($10.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $149,000 ($138.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $225,000 ($209.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($20.47)

Steele government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($40.00)
    All Other: $14,000 ($13.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $301,000 ($280.00)
    General Support: $273,000 ($253.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $94,000 ($87.44)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($12.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $245,000 ($227.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $740,000 ($688.37)
    Highways: $11,000 ($10.23)
    General Support: $3,000 ($2.79)
  • Tax - NEC: $99,000 ($92.09)
    Total General Sales: $94,000 ($87.44)
    Other Selective Sales: $77,000 ($71.63)
    Property: $52,000 ($48.37)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($6.51)

Steele government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $536,000 ($498.60)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $208,000 ($193.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $177,000 ($164.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $507,000 ($471.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $31,000 ($28.84)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($26.98)

Steele government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $318,000 ($295.81)

6.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,978 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($230 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  2.63% ($44,212 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.53% ($32,178)
from Shelby County, AL  0.48% ($43,250)


6.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($353 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  2.21% ($33,204 average AGI)
to Shelby County, AL  0.52% ($45,076)
to Talladega County, AL  0.52% ($37,621)

Strongest AM radio stations in Steele:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMGJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: FLOYD L. DONALD BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Steele:

  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Steele:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)
  • Steele, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count112
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents176
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities123
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents292
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents11
See more detailed statistics of Steele fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 62m203ftTotal length
  • $23,607,000Total costs
  • 80,205Total average daily traffic
  • 21,007Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 51960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Steele, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Steele)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Steele, AL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Chandler Mtn., 1010 Tower Road (Lat: 33.975833 Lon: -86.201111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WNTF276
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.656 MHz, 928.656 MHz, 932.306 MHz, 941.306 MHz, 932.293 MHz, 941.293 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/29/2020Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1129 20th Street, #350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 833-6803, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:
  • STEELE, 3701 Loop Rd (Lat: 33.908028 Lon: -86.285722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 81.1 m, Call Sign: WQDW422
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6034.15 MHz... (+3 more)Grant Date: 10/20/2015, Expiration Date: 11/15/2025, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • AG STEELE, 3701 Loop Rd (Lat: 33.908028 Lon: -86.285722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81.1 m, Call Sign: WQOC382
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2011, Expiration Date: 08/10/2021, Certifier: Christopher L HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • CHANDLERMTN, 1010 Tower Road (Lat: 33.975667 Lon: -86.201139), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 79.8 m, Overall height: 84.7 m, Call Sign: WQWM485
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 10/02/2015, Expiration Date: 10/02/2025, Certifier: Larry F ButtsRegistrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203-2206, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Chandler Mountain, 2.1 Mi Wsw Of (Lat: 33.935639 Lon: -86.239139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KIE366
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.060 MHzGrant Date: 06/09/1999, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Steele)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-4-220C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6V 350 SERIES (235 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19WX , Serial Number: 2165C, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas C Ingram, 3447 Beason Cove Rd, Steele, AL 35987
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33943 , Serial Number: 2793, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Larry Tillery, 5830 Crawfords Cove Rd, Steele, AL 35987
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9150V , Serial Number: 690038, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1969
    Registrant (Individual): John E Vigee, 1712 Beason Cove Rd, Steele, AL 35987
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95901 , Serial Number: 8201, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Larry K Tillery, 5830 Crawfords Cove Rd, Steele, AL 35987

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$103,4202$79,1807$127,1741$24,5001$98,3603$33,323
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$87,5100$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$88,9903$108,1571$12,1200$01$45,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$110,9400$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Steele and their reported violations in the past:

NORTHWEST ST CLAIR WATER SYSTEM (Address: 18 Flatwoods Drive , Population served: 2,706, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008)
CHANDLER MTN/GREASY COVE WATER AND FPA (Population served: 1,734, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
STEELE WATER WORKS BOARD (Population served: 1,614, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-17-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JAN-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-08-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-16-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-15-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from JAN-30-2007 to MAY-15-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-25-2009 to OCT-01-2009)
Most common first names in Steele, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2271.1 years
William2073.1 years
John1969.2 years
Mary1579.5 years
Charles1471.4 years
Thomas1072.5 years
Robert975.4 years
Joseph870.2 years
George767.7 years
Henry772.2 years
Most common last names in Steele, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3874.3 years
Hyatt1571.6 years
Robinson1373.8 years
Beason1381.2 years
Barron1269.2 years
Deweese1177.8 years
Reneman1066.9 years
Johnson1072.0 years
Brown1072.4 years
Gilliland876.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Steele, AL

  • Subway: 1

Steele compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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