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Steinbach /ˈstaɪnbæk/ German pronunciation: [ˈʃtaɪnbax] is a city located about 58 km southeast of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. According to the Canada 2011 Census, Steinbach has a population of 13,524, making it the third-largest city in Manitoba and the largest community in the Eastman region. The city is bordered by the Rural Municipality of Hanover (north, west, and south), and the Rural Municipality of La Broquerie (east). The name of "Steinbach" is translated from German as "Stony Brook" and was first settled by Mennonites in 1874. They were ethnic Germans from Ukraine. The city continues to have a strong Mennonite and German influence today; more than 50 percent of the residents claim German heritage. Steinbach is found on the eastern edge of the Canadian Prairies, while Sandilands Provincial Forest is a short distance east of the city. Steinbach is primarily an agricultural community; however, as the regional economic hub of southeastern Manitoba, Steinbach has a trading area population of about 50,000 people. The city also has many service and commercial businesses to serve the population. Steinbach is the third fastest-growing census agglomeration in Canada. Out of the top eight fastest-growing agglomerations, Steinbach is the only one located outside Alberta. The city had a population growth of 22.2% between the 2006 and the 2011 census periods. It is now the third-largest city in Manitoba. The city has gained national recognition as an immigration destination of Canada and a model for immigrant integration in the country.Wikipedia
Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Steinbach, Canada. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. When planning a trip to Steinbach, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Winnipeg. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Winnipeg for its bountiful attractions like The Forks National Historic Site, Assiniboine Park, Manitoba Museum on your trip to Steinbach. Tour packages of Steinbach are of 1 to 2 days duration.
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Facts and Stats for Steinbach*
Steinbach: Crime and Safety
How safe is Steinbach for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Steinbach.
Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
Car Stealing 25 (Low)
Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
Living in Steinbach - Quality of Life
Safety Index 84.38 (Very High)
Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.
*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced and subjected to change without notice.