Steele County, North Dakota

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Steele County, North Dakota
Steele County Courthouse.jpg
Steele County Courthouse in Finley
Location within North Dakota
Location within North Dakota
Map of the United States highlighting North Dakota
North Dakota's location within the U.S.
FoundedJune 2, 1883
SeatFinley
Largest cityFinley
Area
 • Total715 sq mi (1,852 km2)
 • Land712 sq mi (1,844 km2)
 • Water3.2 sq mi (8 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)1,917
 • Density2.8/sq mi (1.1/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.co.steele.nd.us

Steele County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of the 2010 census, 1,975 people lived there.[1] The county was founded in 1883 and named for businessman Edward H. Steele. The county seat is Finley.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 1, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.