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Steele County, North Dakota (ND)

County population in 2019: 1,756 (all rural); it was 2,258 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 284
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 420
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 710
Renter-occupied apartments: 160 (it was 213 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

35%

Land area: 712 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Steele County: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (70.0%), Educational, health and social services (19.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 53%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Steele County, ND (2019)
    • 1,69675.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 321.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 130.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

50.9 years
North Dakota median age:

35.5 years
Males: 919  (52.4%)
Females: 837  (47.6%)
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Average household size:
Steele County:

2.0 people
North Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $70,378 ($35,757 in 1999)
This county:

$70,378
North Dakota:

$64,577

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $455 (lower quartile is $405, upper quartile is $498)
This county:

$455
State:

$726


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,359 (it was $39,800 in 2000)
Steele:

$90,359
North Dakota:

$205,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,933 - $184,487

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $155,748
Here:

$155,748
State:

$259,816

Townhouses or other attached units: $328,070
Here:

$328,070
State:

$230,047

Mobile homes: $160,613
Here:

$160,613
State:

$78,704

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $847
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $501

Institutionalized population: 0
Steele County, ND map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $59,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,700
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $175,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Steele, ND residents
Average permit cost in Steele, ND
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $955 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,020 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Steele, ND in 2019
Distribution of house value in Steele, ND in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Steele, ND in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.6%
Steele County:

5.6%
North Dakota:

10.6%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 50.9 years old
(Males: 53.9 years old, Females: 47.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 12.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Steele County is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $548 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $741 a month.

Cities in this county include: Finley, Hope, Sharon, Luverne.

Steele County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Steele County: Elm River Town Hall (A), Herberg Town Hall (B), Hillsboro Town Hall (C), Bloomfield Town Hall (D), Eldorado Town Hall (E), Norway Town Hall (F), Roseville Town Hall (G), Bingham Town Hall (H), Ervin Town Hall (I), Wold Town Hall (J), Stavanger Town Hall (K), Buxton Town Hall (L), Morgan Town Hall (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Steele County include: Stordahl Church (A), Highland Church (B), Ringsaker Church (C), Aal Church (D), Trinity Church (E), Norway Church (F), Saint Olaf Church (G), Bethany Church (H), Salem Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lynn Elton Cemetery (1), Arnegard Cemetery (2), Asheim Cemetery (3), Aurdal Cemetery (4), Bethany Cemetery (5), Morgan Cemetery (6), Reeves Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Grandin Lake (A), Wold Slough (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers: North Branch Goose River (A), South Branch Goose River (B), Elm River (C), Middle Branch Goose River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Barnes County , Griggs County , Nelson County , Mahnomen County, Minnesota , Pennington County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.5%
North Dakota:

4.1%

Unemployment by year in Steele, ND
County total employment by year in Steele, ND
County average yearly wages by year in Steele, ND

Current college students: 59
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 96.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 23 (90.5% naturalized citizens)

Steele County:

1.3%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 81990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 4Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.6%

Steele County marital status for males Steele County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 950
  • One, attached: 12
  • 3 or 4: 37
  • 5 to 9: 20
  • 10 to 19: 11
  • Mobile homes: 111

Housing units in Steele County with a mortgage: 227 (2 second mortgage, 1 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 436

Here:

34.2% with mortgage
State:

52.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Steele County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,24510
Catholic1782
Evangelical Protestant1383
Other3-
None411-
Steele County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Steele County:

10.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Steele County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

10.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Steele County:

9.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Steele County:

28.4%
State:

27.6%

Agriculture in Steele County:

Average size of farms: 1261 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $164,148
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $157.09
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.37%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $139,009
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 80.06%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.86%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $183,704
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.70
Corn for grain: 26911 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 110128 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 101755 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Steele County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 5061436.0 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Steele County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 652.0 miles away from Steele County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.7 miles away from the county center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 141.2 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 239.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 122.9 miles away from Steele County center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 256.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: April 1, 2020 - April 25, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4553-ND: July 9, 2020, FEMA Id: 4553, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4509, Natural disaster type: Other
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: March 21, 2019 - April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4444, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 2011 to July 20, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1981: May 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1981, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: February 26, 2010 to July 15, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1907: April 30, 2010, FEMA Id: 1907, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 20, 2010 to January 25, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1879: February 26, 2010, FEMA Id: 1879, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • North Dakota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 13, 2009 to August 10, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1829: March 24, 2009, FEMA Id: 1829, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • North Dakota Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: July 15, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1725: September 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1725, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • North Dakota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3247: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3247, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Dakota Severe Storms, Flooding, and Ground Saturation, Incident Period: June 01, 2005 to July 07, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1597: July 22, 2005, FEMA Id: 1597, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Steele County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 20, Storms: 12, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Steele

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 563 (71.2%)
  • Carpooled: 41 (5.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 9 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 43 (5.4%)
  • Worked at home: 107 (13.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Information (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Information (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (37%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (30%)
  • Colombia (26%)
  • Germany (22%)
  • Philippines (13%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Steele County


  • Norwegian (53%)
  • German (20%)
  • Scandinavian (7%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • American (1%)
  • Polish (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $66,825.

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
North Dakota average:

8.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.95% relocated from other counties in North Dakota ($40,923 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
North Dakota average:

9.36%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.19% relocated to other counties in North Dakota ($50,390 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Births per 1000 population in Steele County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 3.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Steele County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 18.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Steele County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Steele County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Steele County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steele County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steele County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steele County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Steele County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 451 (426 aged, 25 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 53 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 598
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,495

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 44

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,756
  • Male householders: 478 (190 living alone), Female householders: 307 (86 living alone)
  • 464 spouses (464 opposite-sex spouses), 31 unmarried partners, (31 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 400 children (348 natural, 27 adopted, 24 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 20 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 0 foster children, 16 other relatives, 21 non-relatives

Size of family households: 311 2-persons, 53 3-persons, 62 4-persons, 33 5-persons, 27 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 278 1-person, 18 2-persons, 2 4-persons.

293 married couples with children.
45 single-parent households (28 men, 17 women).

99.5% of residents of Steele speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $26,478,000 ($12,841 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $194,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $5,968,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $3,291,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,575,000
Federal grants: $1,836,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,023,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $786,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $452,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $950,000
Federal Government insurance: $51,049,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 67
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

64 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 110
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -197
Here -98 per 1000 residents
State -29 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Steele County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.00 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

7.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

6.0
State:

4.0

Year house built in Steele County, North Dakota
  • Year house built in Steele County, North Dakota
  • 522014 or later
  • 232010 to 2013
  • 672000 to 2009
  • 761990 to 1999
  • 601980 to 1989
  • 1851970 to 1979
  • 1171960 to 1969
  • 1181950 to 1959
  • 471940 to 1949
  • 4081939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Steele County, North Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Steele County, North Dakota
  • 21 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 224 rooms
  • 1175 rooms
  • 976 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 1128 rooms
  • 1999+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
  • 31 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 173 rooms
  • 234 rooms
  • 45 rooms
  • 356 rooms
  • 177 rooms
  • 168 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Steele County, North Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Steele County, North Dakota
  • 1no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 952 bedrooms
  • 2693 bedrooms
  • 2004 bedrooms
  • 845+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steele County, North Dakota
  • 3no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 452 bedrooms
  • 573 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Steele County, North Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Steele County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Steele County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 2no vehicle
  • 851 vehicle
  • 2402 vehicles
  • 1773 vehicles
  • 744 vehicles
  • 885+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Steele County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Steele County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 7no vehicle
  • 381 vehicle
  • 432 vehicles
  • 253 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

94.8% of Steele County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in North Dakota.

Steele County:

94.8%
State average:

82.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,423
  • Other state: 273
  • Northeast: 33
  • Midwest: 159
  • South: 35
  • West: 44
Year householders moved into unit in Steele County, ND
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Steele County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 38.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.0%Electricity
  • 16.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.4%Other fuel
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 40.3%Electricity
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

9.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

8.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Steele County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,425,000
  • Charges - Other: $273,000
    Regular Highways: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,903,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,986,000
    Central Staff Services: $746,000
    Financial Administration: $568,000
    Police Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $352,000
    General - Other: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $267,000
    Health - Other: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,355,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,726,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $192,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,761,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,075,000
    Other: $182,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,361,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $183,000

Steele County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,425,000
  • Charges - Other: $273,000
    Regular Highways: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,903,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,986,000
    Central Staff Services: $746,000
    Financial Administration: $568,000
    Police Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $352,000
    General - Other: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $267,000
    Health - Other: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,355,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,726,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $192,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,761,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,075,000
    Other: $182,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,361,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $183,000

Steele County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,425,000
  • Charges - Other: $273,000
    Regular Highways: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,903,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,986,000
    Central Staff Services: $746,000
    Financial Administration: $568,000
    Police Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $352,000
    General - Other: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $267,000
    Health - Other: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,355,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,726,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $192,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,761,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,075,000
    Other: $182,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,361,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $183,000

Steele County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,425,000
  • Charges - Other: $273,000
    Regular Highways: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,903,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,986,000
    Central Staff Services: $746,000
    Financial Administration: $568,000
    Police Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $352,000
    General - Other: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $267,000
    Health - Other: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,355,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,726,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $192,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,761,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,075,000
    Other: $182,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,361,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $183,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 9
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 0
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 0
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 0
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 0
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 3
Most common first names in Steele County, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1378.9 years
Elmer1077.0 years
Anna1088.3 years
Kenneth975.1 years
Alvin880.8 years
Clara881.6 years
Helen778.4 years
Edward773.0 years
Clarence778.5 years
James773.9 years
Most common last names in Steele County, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1777.2 years
Carlson1579.9 years
Jacobson1277.9 years
Anderson1183.6 years
Olson1081.9 years
Sampson985.5 years
Erickson884.9 years
Gilbertson881.0 years
Amundson778.0 years
Hanson776.9 years

Businesses in Steele County, ND

  • Chevrolet: 1

Steele County on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"