The county of Steele is located in Minnesota and was founded in 1855title=Minnesota Place Names. There are 36,805 residents in Steele who have access to courthouses in Owatonna. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Minnesota is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 25,599 residents in Owatonna, which is 14.6 square miles and 1,152ft above sea level. It was settled in August 9, 1858 and is governed by a Representative council local government.