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Steuben County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2019: 34,796 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 33,214 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,007
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,140
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,968
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,163 (it was 2,770 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

30%

Land area: 309 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 113 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Steuben County: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (29.2%), Educational, health and social services (17.5%), Retail trade (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Steuben County, IN (2019)
    • 32,32493.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2823.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6031.7%Two or more races
    • 1710.5%Asian alone
    • 1160.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 300.09%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 240.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 100.03%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 17,734  (51.0%)
Females: 17,062  (49.0%)
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Average household size:
Steuben County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,624 ($44,089 in 1999)
This county:

$59,624
Indiana:

$57,603

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $616 (lower quartile is $490, upper quartile is $778)
This county:

$616
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $163,817 (it was $98,600 in 2000)
Steuben:

$163,817
Indiana:

$156,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $102,732 - $261,980

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $222,225
Here:

$222,225
State:

$196,369

Townhouses or other attached units: $249,649
Here:

$249,649
State:

$179,895

In 2-unit structures: $179,188
Here:

$179,188
State:

$129,696

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,448
Here:

$115,448
State:

$148,047

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,018
Here:

$243,018
State:

$188,172

Mobile homes: $59,277
Here:

$59,277
State:

$63,481

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,116
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $409

Institutionalized population: 259

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 99
  • Thefts: 415
  • Auto thefts: 25

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 145
  • Thefts: 427
  • Auto thefts: 21
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 287 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 1998: 266 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 1999: 299 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2000: 240 buildings, average cost: $133,900
  • 2001: 247 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2002: 208 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2003: 279 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2004: 307 buildings, average cost: $148,900
  • 2005: 297 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2006: 207 buildings, average cost: $196,000
  • 2007: 167 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2008: 117 buildings, average cost: $198,900
  • 2009: 74 buildings, average cost: $231,300
  • 2010: 71 buildings, average cost: $222,400
  • 2011: 92 buildings, average cost: $249,100
  • 2012: 107 buildings, average cost: $224,100
  • 2013: 113 buildings, average cost: $239,700
  • 2014: 98 buildings, average cost: $274,900
  • 2015: 121 buildings, average cost: $278,600
  • 2016: 125 buildings, average cost: $253,900
  • 2017: 151 buildings, average cost: $285,800
  • 2018: 145 buildings, average cost: $310,000
  • 2019: 141 buildings, average cost: $303,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Steuben, IN residents
Average permit cost in Steuben, IN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $977 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $839 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Steuben, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Steuben, IN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Steuben, IN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.3%
Steuben County:

8.3%
Indiana:

11.9%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 0.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.5% for American Indian residents, 5.2% for other race residents, 18.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.0 years old
(Males: 42.1 years old, Females: 45.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.1 years old, Black residents: 22.4 years old, American Indian residents: 50.7 years old, Asian residents: 31.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.8 years old, Other race residents: 19.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Steuben County is $481 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $632 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $762 a month.

Cities in this county include: Angola, Fremont, Hamilton, Ashley, Hudson, Orland, Clear Lake.

Steuben 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 Steuben County: Fort Wayne YMCA-Camp Potawotami (A), Lagrange Country Club (B), Cedar Lake Golf Club (C), Howe-Lagrange Tollgate (D), Yoder Farm (E), Sunny Brook Farms (F), Miller Farms (G), Raber Farms (H), A.R.C.A. Conference Center-Catholic Retreat (I), South Milford Fire Department (J), Lagrange Fire Department (K), Mongo Volunteer Fire Department (L), Stroh Volunteer Fire Department (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Steuben County include: Green Chapel (A), Church of God (B), Stroh Church of Christ (C), Stroh United Baptist Church (D), Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (E), East Springfield United Methodist Church (F), Plato Mennonite Church (G), Plato United Methodist Church (H), Ontario Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: South Milford Cemetery (1), Miller Cemetery (2), Barton Cemetery (3), Bethel Cemetery (4), Bontrager Cemetery (5), Hawpatch Cemetery (6), Rogers Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Nauvoo Lake (A), Mud Lake (B), Eve Lake (C), Case Lake (D), Cass Lake (E), Adams Lake (F), Meteer Lake (G), Messick Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Elkhart Creek (A), Pigeon Creek (B), McManus Ditch (C), Turkey Creek (D), Emma Creek (E), Fly Creek (F), Dove Creek (G), Buck Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Steuben County include: Limberlost Camp (1), United Brethren Camp (2), Camp Lakewood (3), Scott Mill Pond Public Fishing Area (4), Ontario Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Newport County, Rhode Island , Branch County, Michigan , Hillsdale County, Michigan , LaPorte County , Nance County, Nebraska , St. Joseph County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Indiana:

4.9%

Unemployment by year in Steuben, IN
County total employment by year in Steuben, IN
County average yearly wages by year in Steuben, IN

Current college students: 1,935
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 582 (33.0% naturalized citizens)

Steuben County:

1.7%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1212010 or later
  • 1462000 to 2009
  • 851990 to 1999
  • 641980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 102Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.9%

Steuben County marital status for males Steuben County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,730
  • One, attached: 373
  • Two: 508
  • 3 or 4: 181
  • 5 to 9: 251
  • 10 to 19: 196
  • 20 to 49: 247
  • 50 or more: 266
  • Mobile homes: 2,363

Housing units in Steuben County with a mortgage: 6,903 (87 second mortgage, 611 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,344

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

65.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Steuben County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,07534
Catholic3,3542
Mainline Protestant2,55414
Other5263
None22,676-
Steuben 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: 12
Steuben County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Steuben County:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 41
This county:

12.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Steuben County:

9.3%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Steuben County:

29.2%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.0%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Steuben County:

Average size of farms: 167 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $30,533
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $184.11
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.05%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 38.87%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $41,602
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 60.61%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,482
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.69%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.76
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 27.92%
Corn for grain: 25288 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2630 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 31057 harvested acres
Vegetables: 88 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 46 acres

Tornado activity:

Steuben County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 912506.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 59 fatalities and 674 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/11/1965, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 36 people and injured 321 people

Earthquake activity:

Steuben County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from Steuben County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 268.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 199.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 239.0 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 245.0 miles away from Steuben County center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 45.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 31, 2020, FEMA Id: 4515, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: February 12, 2007 to February 14, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3274: March 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3274, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3162: January 24, 2001, FEMA Id: 3162, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3135: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3135, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 1996 to May 25, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1125: July 03, 1996, FEMA Id: 1125, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Indiana Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: December 28, 1990 to January 22, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-891: January 05, 1991, FEMA Id: 891, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3028: February 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3028, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • Indiana TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 04, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-423: April 04, 1974, FEMA Id: 423, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • Indiana TORNADOES, SEVERE STORMS, Incident Period: April 14, 1965, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-189: April 14, 1965, FEMA Id: 189, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado

The number of natural disasters in Steuben County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Steuben

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,176 (79.8%)
  • Carpooled: 2,057 (12.5%)
  • Bus: 25 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 138 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 41 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 516 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 609 (3.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (31%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Yemen (8%)
  • Poland (8%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Other Northern Africa (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Steuben County


  • German (28%)
  • European (16%)
  • American (16%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Steuben County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 636 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 144 people in nursing homes
  • 115 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

People in group quarters in Steuben County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 1,005 people in college/university student housing
  • 145 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 114 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,866.

6.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Indiana average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.89% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($31,333 average AGI)
2.58% relocated from other states ($20,363 average AGI)
Steuben County:

2.58%
Indiana average:

2.21%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DeKalb County, IN  1.30% ($33,415 average AGI)
from Allen County, IN  1.08% ($79,521)
from LaGrange County, IN  0.44% ($45,217)
from Branch County, MI  0.35% ($31,583)
from Noble County, IN  0.29% ($48,325)
from Williams County, OH  0.18% ($42,875)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Indiana average:

6.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.02% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($25,824 average AGI)
2.61% relocated to other states ($21,297 average AGI)
Steuben County:

2.61%
Indiana average:

2.40%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allen County, IN  1.18% ($55,850 average AGI)
to DeKalb County, IN  1.18% ($40,056)
to LaGrange County, IN  0.45% ($39,656)
to Branch County, MI  0.36% ($28,347)
to Noble County, IN  0.35% ($32,340)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Steuben County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Steuben County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Steuben County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Steuben County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Steuben County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steuben County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steuben County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Steuben County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Steuben County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,334 (4,541 aged, 793 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 724 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Steuben County, Indiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (453)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (415)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (349)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (333)
  • Unspecified dementia (263)
  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (189)
  • Congestive heart failure (175)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (72)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (64)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (24)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.97
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,647
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 74
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 38,835

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,267
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 882
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 74

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 111.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,796
  • Male householders: 8,066 (2,068 living alone), Female householders: 6,356 (1,926 living alone)
  • 7,626 spouses (7,545 opposite-sex spouses), 1,238 unmarried partners, (1,146 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,844 children (7,281 natural, 223 adopted, 339 stepchildren), 597 grandchildren, 106 brothers or sisters, 200 parents, 13 foster children, 236 other relatives, 1,099 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,360

Size of family households: 4,975 2-persons, 1,776 3-persons, 1,516 4-persons, 482 5-persons, 471 6-persons, 110 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,992 1-person, 900 2-persons, 85 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 34 5-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

4,660 married couples with children.
1,426 single-parent households (746 men, 680 women).

95.9% of residents of Steuben speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (52% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 19% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $137,232,000 ($4,070 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,770,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $74,896,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $33,297,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,245,000
Federal grants: $16,919,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,277,000 ($2,013,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,598,000 ($27,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $482,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,374,000
Federal Government insurance: $43,197,000

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

Births: 2,215
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,426
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +129
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -320
Here -9 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Steuben County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.46 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in Steuben County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Steuben County, Indiana
  • 8792014 or later
  • 4892010 to 2013
  • 2,6672000 to 2009
  • 3,8431990 to 1999
  • 2,5651980 to 1989
  • 2,3161970 to 1979
  • 1,2671960 to 1969
  • 1,2471950 to 1959
  • 9191940 to 1949
  • 4,0361939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Steuben County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Steuben County, Indiana
  • 101 room
  • 242 rooms
  • 2583 rooms
  • 8604 rooms
  • 2,1385 rooms
  • 2,4076 rooms
  • 1,9457 rooms
  • 1,5068 rooms
  • 2,0869+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
  • 171 room
  • 1742 rooms
  • 5513 rooms
  • 8594 rooms
  • 5635 rooms
  • 3106 rooms
  • 2577 rooms
  • 2948 rooms
  • 1679+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Steuben County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Steuben County, Indiana
  • 8no bedroom
  • 2991 bedroom
  • 2,0322 bedrooms
  • 6,1763 bedrooms
  • 2,1454 bedrooms
  • 5795+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Steuben County, Indiana
  • 79no bedroom
  • 5861 bedroom
  • 1,1742 bedrooms
  • 1,0583 bedrooms
  • 1614 bedrooms
  • 1245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Steuben County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Steuben County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Steuben County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 259no vehicle
  • 2,5501 vehicle
  • 4,7642 vehicles
  • 2,2643 vehicles
  • 1,1214 vehicles
  • 2935+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Steuben County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Steuben County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 378no vehicle
  • 1,2711 vehicle
  • 1,1422 vehicles
  • 2763 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 505+ vehicles

84.1% of Steuben County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Indiana.

Steuben County:

84.1%
State average:

85.3%

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

  • This state: 22,338
  • Other state: 11,717
  • Northeast: 676
  • Midwest: 8,889
  • South: 1,468
  • West: 739
Year householders moved into unit in Steuben County, IN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Steuben County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 56.6%Utility gas
  • 26.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 6.8%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.1%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Electricity
  • 11.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 275
Here:

8.7%
Indiana:

12.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 120
Here:

6.2%
Indiana:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,367
Here:

74.5%
Indiana:

21.4%

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

Steuben County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,356,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $268,000
    Sewerage: $201,000
    Air Transportation: $22,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,520,000
    Regular Highways: $229,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,815,000
    Health - Other: $3,996,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,511,000
    Regular Highways: $2,459,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,240,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,704,000
    Police Protection: $1,256,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,140,000
    Financial Administration: $878,000
    Sewerage: $528,000
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $182,000
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $109,000
    Electric Utilities: $27,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,741,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $339,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $509,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Rents: $82,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $42,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $668,000
    General - Other: $179,000
    Police Protection: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,984,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $705,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $7,987,000
    Highways: $2,632,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,522,000
    Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,224,000
    Other Selective Sales: $476,000
    Other License: $298,000

Steuben County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,356,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $268,000
    Sewerage: $201,000
    Air Transportation: $22,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,520,000
    Regular Highways: $229,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,815,000
    Health - Other: $3,996,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,511,000
    Regular Highways: $2,459,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,240,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,704,000
    Police Protection: $1,256,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,140,000
    Financial Administration: $878,000
    Sewerage: $528,000
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $182,000
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $109,000
    Electric Utilities: $27,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,741,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $339,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $509,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Rents: $82,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $42,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $668,000
    General - Other: $179,000
    Police Protection: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,984,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $705,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $7,987,000
    Highways: $2,632,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,522,000
    Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,224,000
    Other Selective Sales: $476,000
    Other License: $298,000

Steuben County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,356,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $268,000
    Sewerage: $201,000
    Air Transportation: $22,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,520,000
    Regular Highways: $229,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,815,000
    Health - Other: $3,996,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,511,000
    Regular Highways: $2,459,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,240,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,704,000
    Police Protection: $1,256,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,140,000
    Financial Administration: $878,000
    Sewerage: $528,000
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $182,000
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $109,000
    Electric Utilities: $27,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,741,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $339,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $509,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Rents: $82,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $42,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $668,000
    General - Other: $179,000
    Police Protection: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,984,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $705,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $7,987,000
    Highways: $2,632,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,522,000
    Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,224,000
    Other Selective Sales: $476,000
    Other License: $298,000

Steuben County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,356,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $268,000
    Sewerage: $201,000
    Air Transportation: $22,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,520,000
    Regular Highways: $229,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,815,000
    Health - Other: $3,996,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,511,000
    Regular Highways: $2,459,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,240,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,704,000
    Police Protection: $1,256,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,140,000
    Financial Administration: $878,000
    Sewerage: $528,000
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $182,000
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $109,000
    Electric Utilities: $27,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,741,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $339,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $509,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Rents: $82,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $42,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $668,000
    General - Other: $179,000
    Police Protection: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,984,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $705,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $7,987,000
    Highways: $2,632,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,522,000
    Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,224,000
    Other Selective Sales: $476,000
    Other License: $298,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 336
  • Number of aged recipients: 18
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 318
  • Number of recipients under 18: 75
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 224
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 37
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 136
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 162
Most common first names in Steuben County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert18473.0 years
John15474.5 years
William11873.8 years
Mary11677.4 years
Charles10575.4 years
James9771.3 years
George8277.3 years
Helen8082.5 years
Richard7970.6 years
Donald7872.9 years
Most common last names in Steuben County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10776.2 years
Miller6273.7 years
Brown4676.8 years
Johnson4580.3 years
Clark3079.1 years
Davis2668.8 years
Myers2679.7 years
Baker2379.6 years
Williams2370.2 years
Wilson2077.5 years
Businesses in Steuben County, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale1Lane Furniture3
Applebee's1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Bath & Body Works1Maurices2
Buffalo Wild Wings1McDonald's5
Burger King1Meijer1
CVS1Menards1
Chevrolet1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen3Ramada1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1Sears1
Famous Footwear2Sprint Nextel1
FedEx5Staples1
Ford1T-Mobile1
GNC1Taco Bell2
Gap1True Value3
Gymboree1U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS9
Hilton1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's2
Justice1YMCA1
KFC1