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Welcome to Steele ...
The city of Steele is located in the Bootheel of Missouri.
The location of Steele has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Steele has a population of 1,888 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Steele.
The community of Steele is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Steele lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Steele: (573)
The ZIP code for Steele: 63877<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Steele had an population of 1,888 people. This is a decrease of 13.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.57% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Steele had a population of 2,172 people (which is 11.87% of the total population of Pemiscot County). This makes Steele the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Steele represents 0.04% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 227th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,172 people, the population of Steele decreased 4.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,263 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Steele.
Communities Also Named Steele ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Steele - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Mississippi (2), Montana, North Dakota, Ohio, Tennessee and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Steele.
Communities near Steele ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Steele.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Steele. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Steele.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Steele. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Steele.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Steele. See our Newspapers Page for Steele.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Steele ...
Looking for more information about Steele? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Steele, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Steele.
Adding Steele to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Steele in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Steele was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
We also found Steele on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Missouri (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Steele on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022