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   (County: Dekalb County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Fort Payne City, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 511

5 to 9 years : 479

10 to 14 years : 578

15 to 17 years : 347

18 and 19 years : 91

20 years : 89

21 years : 48

22 to 24 years : 301

25 to 29 years : 317

30 to 34 years : 600

35 to 39 years : 561

40 to 44 years : 502

45 to 49 years : 339

50 to 54 years : 649

55 to 59 years : 274

60 and 61 years : 184

62 to 64 years : 105

65 and 66 years : 87

67 to 69 years : 126

70 to 74 years : 170

75 to 79 years : 236

80 to 84 years : 61

85 years and over : 52

Female:

Under 5 years : 814

5 to 9 years : 442

10 to 14 years : 384

15 to 17 years : 181

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 100

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 311

25 to 29 years : 683

30 to 34 years : 395

35 to 39 years : 531

40 to 44 years : 576

45 to 49 years : 490

50 to 54 years : 371

55 to 59 years : 309

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 138

65 and 66 years : 64

67 to 69 years : 249

70 to 74 years : 273

75 to 79 years : 205

80 to 84 years : 207

85 years and over : 293


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,374

Multiple ancestry : 2,133

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 133

Ancestry not reported : 2,209


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 12,150

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 284

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,409


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,325

5 to 17 years : 2,411

18 to 24 years : 1,042

25 to 34 years : 1,995

35 to 44 years : 2,170

45 to 54 years : 1,849

55 to 59 years : 583

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 243

65 to 74 years : 969

75 years and over : 1,054

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,129

5 to 17 years : 1,653

18 to 24 years : 666

25 to 34 years : 892

35 to 44 years : 950

45 to 54 years : 871

55 to 59 years : 450

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 187

65 to 74 years : 771

75 years and over : 717

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 196

5 to 17 years : 683

18 to 24 years : 212

25 to 34 years : 487

35 to 44 years : 921

45 to 54 years : 559

55 to 59 years : 125

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 198

75 years and over : 325

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 75

18 to 24 years : 164

25 to 34 years : 616

35 to 44 years : 299

45 to 54 years : 413

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 106

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,847

Female : 4,482

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,879

Female : 1,942

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 981

Female : 712


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 7,917

Born in other state in the United States : 3,434

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 1,409


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,022

Now married, except separated : 3,205

Divorced : 695

Separated : 141

Widowed : 741

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 535

Now married, except separated : 1,985

Divorced : 431

Separated : 68

Widowed : 194

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 420

Now married, except separated : 1,035

Divorced : 133

Separated : 30

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Speak only English : 10,110

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 621

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,544

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 74

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 86


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 3,236   (30.8%)
  • Other Groups: 2,996   (28.5%)
  • Irish: 1,303   (12.4%)
  • English: 1,012   (9.6%)
  • German: 648   (6.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 237   (2.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 195   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 166   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 149   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 136   (1.3%)
  • Northern European: 58   (0.6%)
  • European: 49   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 45   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 40   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 33   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 30   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 28   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 26   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 18   (0.2%)
  • British: 15   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 14   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 9   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 8   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Guyanese: 7   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Fort Payne City, Alabama is 13,849



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Fort Payne City, Alabama: 6,707
Female Population in Fort Payne City, Alabama: 7,142


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Fort Payne City, Alabama: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Fort Payne City, Alabama: 36.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Fort Payne City, Alabama


White


Both sexes

40.9

Male

39.0

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.5

Male

35.7

Female

35.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.5

Male

26.0

Female

35.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

31.5

Female

34.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

19.5

Male

19.0

Female

34.5

Other


Both sexes

21.3

Male

22.6

Female

20.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.7

Male

18.5

Female

19.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.0

Male

21.8

Female

19.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.0

Female

45.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Fort Payne City, Alabama


  • White: 12,766
  • African American: 438
  • American Indian: 118
  • Asian: 96
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 418
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Fort Payne City, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 100   (2.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 50   (1.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 180   (4.52%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 211   (5.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 195   (4.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 234   (5.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 134   (3.36%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 178   (4.47%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,043   (26.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 274   (6.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 593   (14.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 223   (5.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 368   (9.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 89   (2.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 75   (1.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 39   (0.98%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 89   (1.88%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 69   (1.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 158   (3.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 394   (8.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 247   (5.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 318   (6.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 205   (4.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 197   (4.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,393   (29.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 335   (7.06%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 478   (10.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 290   (6.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 357   (7.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 187   (3.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • Fort Payne City


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 681029, Fort Payne, AL 35968, Phone: (256) 845-0915, Students: 2,820 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • Fort Payne Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 4910 Martin Ave Ne, Fort Payne, AL 35967, Phone: (256) 845-7501, Students: 850 )

  • Wills Valley Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 4111 Williams Ave Ne, Fort Payne, AL 35967, Phone: (256) 845-3201, Students: 798 )

  • Williams Avenue Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-4, Location: 1700 Williams Ave Ne, Fort Payne, AL 35967, Phone: (256) 845-0626, Students: 390 )

  • Ruhuma Junior High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3371 County Road 81, Fort Payne, AL 35967, Phone: (256) 845-3377, Students: 201 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • Fort Payne High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 45th St Ne, Fort Payne, AL 35967, Phone: (256) 845-0535, Students: 780 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • Fort Payne - Dekalb County Public Library


    504 Grand Avenue Nw, Fort Payne, AL 35967

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Fort Payne City, Alabama


  • Dekalb County Hosiery Museum


    Po Box 680647, Fort Payne, AL 35968

  • Dekalb Hosiery Museum


    514 Gault Ave N, Fort Payne, AL 35967

  • Depot Museum, Inc.


    N. 5th St., Fort Payne, AL 35967

  • Fort Payne Depot Museum Inc


    Po Box 681420, Fort Payne, AL 35968

  • Landmarks Of Dekalb County Inc


    Po Box 680518, Fort Payne, AL 35968

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Fort Payne City, Alabama affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Fort Payne City, Alabama.

Area Features of Fort Payne City, Alabama


Airport


(1) Flying J Ranch Airport   (2) Isbell Field  

Building


(1) Adamsburg Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Blake Fire Protection Authority   (3) Ced Mental Health Center   (4) Dekalb County Courthouse   (5) Dekalb County Library   (6) Dekalb County Sheriff S Office   (7) Dog Town Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Fort Payne City Auditorium   (9) Fort Payne Fire And Rescue Station 1   (10) Fort Payne Fire And Rescue Station 2   (11) Fort Payne Fire And Rescue Station 3   (12) Fort Payne Fire And Rescue Station 4   (13) Fort Payne Fire And Rescue Station 5   (14) Fort Payne Recreation Center   (15) Pine Ridge Fire Protection  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Fisher Cemetery   (3) Franklin Cemetery   (4) Glenwood Cemetery   (5) Green Cemetery   (6) Hammack Cemetery   (7) Husky Cemetery   (8) Killian Cemetery   (9) Lankford Cemetery   (10) Moore Cemetery   (11) Mount Herman Cemetery   (12) Mountain View Memorial Cemetery   (13) Scott Cemetery   (14) Stewart Cemetery   (15) Town Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) Adamsburg Church   (2) Chavies Church   (3) Crystal Lake Church   (4) Davis Chapel   (5) Delma Church   (6) Ellers Chapel   (7) Goza Church Historical   (8) Graham Chapel Historical   (9) Gravel Hill Church   (10) Last Days Church   (11) Lebanon Church   (12) Liberty Hill Church   (13) Little Country Church   (14) Log Cabin Chapel   (15) Lookout Mountain Church   (16) Macedonia Church Historical   (17) Mount Carmel Church   (18) Mount Herman Church   (19) Mount Olive Church   (20) Mount Zion Church   (21) Mountain View Church   (22) New Oregon Church   (23) Oak Hill Church   (24) Pells Chapel Historical   (25) Pine Ridge Church   (26) Pleasant View Church   (27) Ruhama Baptist Church   (28) Shiloh Church   (29) Town Creek Church   (30) Union Church   (31) Union Hill Church   (32) Walnut Grove Baptist Church   (33) Wesley Chapel   (34) Willstown Mission Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Fort Payne   (2) Dekalb County   (3) Fort Payne Division   (4) Town Of Pine Ridge  

Crossing


(1) Franklin Ford   (2) Interchange 218   (3) Interchange 222  

Dam


(1) Rotch And Cassidy Dam   (2) Temple Dam  

Gap


(1) Beeson Gap   (2) Bootsville Gap   (3) Chavies Gap   (4) Collbran Gap   (5) Davis Gap   (6) Fort Payne Gap   (7) Gibson Gap   (8) Mccurdy Gap   (9) Wooten Gap  

Hospital


(1) Baptist Medical Center De Kalb   (2) Dekalb County Health Clinic   (3) Dekalb Regional Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Beasons Mill Historical   (2) Fisher Mill Historical   (3) Fort Payne Water Works   (4) Morgans Store   (5) Swindell Gap  

Park


(1) City Park   (2) Fort Payne Boom Town Historic District   (3) Fort Payne Main Street Historic District   (4) Fort Payne Residential Historic District   (5) Manitou Park   (6) Williams Avenue Athletic Facilities  

Populated Place


(1) Adamsburg   (2) Blake   (3) Bootsville Historical   (4) Chavies   (5) Collbran   (6) Dog Town   (7) Douglas   (8) Fisher Crossroads   (9) Fort Payne   (10) Hughes Mill   (11) Killian Mill   (12) Minvale   (13) Pine Ridge   (14) Plainview   (15) Pumpkin Center   (16) Rawlingsville Historical   (17) Wills Valley   (18) Willstown Historical  

Post Office


(1) Fort Payne Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Rotch And Cassidy Lake   (2) Temples Lake  

Ridge


(1) Big Ridge   (2) Devils Saltcellar Ridge   (3) The Middle Ridges   (4) Thompson Hill  

School


(1) Adamsburg Junior High School   (2) Bell School Historical   (3) Blake Junior High School   (4) Deberry School Historical   (5) Fisher School   (6) Forest Avenue Elementary School   (7) Fort Payne Academy Historical   (8) Fort Payne High School   (9) Log Cabin School Historical   (10) Moore School Historical   (11) Ruhama Junior High School   (12) Williams Avenue Junior High School  

Spring


(1) Hawkins Spring   (2) Manitou Spring  

Stream


(1) Beeson Branch   (2) Bengis Creek   (3) Caney Creek   (4) Falls Branch   (5) Hicks Creek   (6) Horton Branch   (7) Jacks Creek   (8) Little Wills Valley Branch   (9) Morgan Creek   (10) Shankle Branch   (11) Straight Creek   (12) Wooten Branch  

Summit


(1) Castle Rock   (2) Mount Brandon   (3) Wooten Hill  

Tower


(1) Wfpa-am Fort Payne   (2) Wzob-am Fort Payne  

Valley


(1) Clayton Cove   (2) Long Hollow   (3) Railroad Valley   (4) Straight Hollow   (5) Tate Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Fort Payne City, Alabama

35967 (pop. 16,828) 35968 (pop. 1,367)


Cities Nearby Fort Payne City, Alabama

Fort Payne Ccd, AL  (pop. 18,561) 1.8 Miles
Pine Ridge Town, AL  (pop. 210) 4.2 Miles
Rainsville City, AL  (pop. 4,898) 8.3 Miles
Rainsville-sylvania Ccd, AL  (pop. 13,891) 8.6 Miles
Sylvania Town, AL  (pop. 1,271) 8.8 Miles
Hammondville Town, AL  (pop. 486) 8.9 Miles
Valley Head Town, AL  (pop. 594) 9.3 Miles
Shiloh Town, AL  (pop. 289) 9.8 Miles
Valley Head-mentone Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,619) 10.3 Miles
Henagar Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,443) 10.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Fort Payne City, Alabama

256



Elevation in Fort Payne City, Alabama is 965.0 ft. (294.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Fort Payne City, Alabama

Lat: 34.453829 N        Long: -85.706648 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Fort Payne City, Alabama need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alabama

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
  Total Electric Industry 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Fort Payne City, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 355   (5.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 257   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 802   (13.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 510   (8.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 513   (8.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 807   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 815   (13.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 326   (5.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 176   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 265   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 37   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 794   (12.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 508   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,870

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 655

In 3-person carpool : 361

In 4-person carpool : 38

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 14

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 36

Other means : 25

Worked at home : 82


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 259

5 to 9 minutes : 1,078

10 to 14 minutes : 1,965

15 to 19 minutes : 995

20 to 24 minutes : 577

25 to 29 minutes : 40

30 to 34 minutes : 241

35 to 39 minutes : 67

40 to 44 minutes : 46

45 to 59 minutes : 241

60 to 89 minutes : 440

90 or more minutes : 50


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 1,544

No Social Security income : 3,640


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

With retirement income : 686

No retirement income : 4,498


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 161

$10,000 to $14,999 : 161

$15,000 to $19,999 : 420

$20,000 to $24,999 : 174

$25,000 to $29,999 : 228

$30,000 to $34,999 : 219

$35,000 to $39,999 : 109

$40,000 to $44,999 : 207

$45,000 to $49,999 : 377

$50,000 to $59,999 : 402

$60,000 to $74,999 : 501

$75,000 to $99,999 : 402

$100,000 to $124,999 : 117

$125,000 to $149,999 : 83

$150,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 or more : 94


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,872


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • WWIC (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Scottsboro, AL; Owner: Scottsboro Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WZQZ (1180 AM; 5.0 kW; Summerville, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WMGJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Floyd L. Donald Broadcasting Co. Inc)
  • WZOB (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Fort Payne, AL; Owner: Central Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WZCT (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Scottsboro, AL; Owner: Bonner And Carlile Enterprises)
  • WJBY (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: The Dr Group, Llc)
  • WFPA (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Payne, AL; Owner: J.a.r. Services Llc)
  • WVSM (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Rainsville, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Advertising Co., Inc.)
  • WLYJ (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Centre, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; La Fayette, GA; Owner: Radix Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WQRX (870 AM; 4.7 kW; Hammondville, AL; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WGAD (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Coosa River Communications, Inc.)
  • WGTA (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Summerville, GA; Owner: Azteca Communications, Inc.)
  • WEIS (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Baker Enterprises, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • WMXN-FM (101.7 FM; Pisgah, AL; Owner: Kea Radio, Inc.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; Attalla, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WFXO (105.9 FM; Centre, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WFXO (105.9 FM; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Mentone, AL; Owner: Appalachian Performing Arts Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Henagar, AL; Owner: Shredding The Darkness)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; Attalla, AL; Owner: Gadsden State Community College)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WATG (95.7 FM; Summerville, GA; Owner: Tta Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WKEA-FM (98.3 FM; Section, AL; Owner: Kea Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 731  (21.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 303  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 355  (10.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 26  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 661  (19.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 674  (21.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 445  (14.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 938  (30.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 369 Farms In Fort Payne City, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Fort Payne City, Alabama

First Southern State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $712.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Compass Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $150.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

First State Bank Of Dekalb County - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $180.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

First Federal Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $90.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 35

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Fort Payne City, Alabama

  • Barwick Lafayette


    (about 28.7 miles in La Fayette, Georgia; Airport Code: GA1)

  • Richard B Russell


    (about 32.0 miles in Shannon, Georgia; Airport Code: RMG)

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 35.0 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Gadsen Municipal


    (about 39.7 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 39.8 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Marion County Brown Field


    (about 42.5 miles in Jasper, Tennessee; Airport Code: APT)

  • Lovell Field


    (about 49.4 miles in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Airport Code: CHA)

  • Dalton Municipal


    (about 51.1 miles in Dalton, Georgia; Airport Code: DNN)

  • Franklin County


    (about 53.0 miles in Sewanee, Tennessee; Airport Code: UOS)

  • Cartersville Airport


    (about 54.0 miles in Cartersville, Georgia; Airport Code: VPC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.25%

Carpooled

13.28%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.05%

Other Means

0.35%

Worked At Home

1.90%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Fort Payne City, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,805

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 245

Female householder, no husband present : 630

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,362

Householder not living alone : 142


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 103

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 113

All other households : 4,968


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,183

Renter-occupied housing units : 622

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 124

Renter-occupied housing units : 121

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 173

Renter-occupied housing units : 457

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 949

Renter-occupied housing units : 555


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 415

$10,000 to $14,999 : 431

$15,000 to $19,999 : 567

$20,000 to $24,999 : 296

$25,000 to $29,999 : 384

$30,000 to $34,999 : 284

$35,000 to $39,999 : 155

$40,000 to $44,999 : 320

$45,000 to $49,999 : 454

$50,000 to $59,999 : 444

$60,000 to $74,999 : 556

$75,000 to $99,999 : 464

$100,000 to $124,999 : 135

$125,000 to $149,999 : 146

$150,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 or more : 108


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Total : 5,927


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Occupied : 5,184

Vacant : 743


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 112

Built 2000 to 2004 : 183

Built 1990 to 1999 : 968

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,155

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,079

Built 1960 to 1969 : 823

Built 1950 to 1959 : 522

Built 1940 to 1949 : 574

Built 1939 or earlier : 511


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Utility gas : 1,367

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 393

Electricity : 3,310

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 52

Coal or coke : 19

Wood : 43

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 128

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 116

$30,000 to $34,999 : 79

$35,000 to $39,999 : 78

$40,000 to $49,999 : 125

$50,000 to $59,999 : 285

$60,000 to $69,999 : 208

$70,000 to $79,999 : 430

$80,000 to $89,999 : 249

$90,000 to $99,999 : 137

$100,000 to $124,999 : 594

$125,000 to $149,999 : 286

$150,000 to $174,999 : 269

$175,000 to $199,999 : 91

$200,000 to $249,999 : 115

$250,000 to $299,999 : 84

$300,000 to $399,999 : 41

$400,000 to $499,999 : 17

$500,000 to $749,999 : 51

$750,000 to $999,999 : 13

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 15

Home equity loan only : 277

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,725

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,412


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Fort Payne City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : $188,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $153,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $117,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $111,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $101,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $78,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $65,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $63,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $61,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Fort Payne City, Alabama: 68.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 63.69%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 36.31%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Fort Payne City, Alabama

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,306,250
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,306,250
2000        
  Single Family 40 40 $5,107,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $5,107,500
2001        
  Single Family 46 46 $5,135,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 46 $5,135,000
2002        
  Single Family 52 52 $5,176,676
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

52 52 $5,176,676
2003        
  Single Family 46 46 $5,334,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 46 $5,334,000
2004        
  Single Family 51 51 $5,434,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 51 $5,434,000
2005        
  Single Family 44 44 $6,102,950
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $6,102,950
2006        
  Single Family 50 50 $6,754,006
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 40 $1,540,987
  Total

55 90 $8,294,993


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Fort Payne City, AL): $33,560
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Fort Payne City): $68,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Fort Payne City): $415
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 26.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.2%
Electricity: 53.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Fort Payne City, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Fort Payne City, Alabama

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 216 $559,101 39 $22,977 2,825 $31,061 $8.13
Financial Administration 6 $20,719 0 $0 0 $41,438 --
Other Government Administration 6 $22,826 5 $3,542 111 $45,652 $31.91
Judicial and Legal 2 $5,814 0 $0 0 $34,884 --
Police Protection - Officers 35 $102,293 0 $0 0 $35,072 --
Police - Other 16 $35,293 2 $1,736 153 $26,470 $11.35
Firefighters 40 $106,369 1 $489 53 $31,911 $9.23
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 25 $53,426 2 $2,475 283 $25,644 $8.75
Airports 1 $1,428 0 $0 0 $17,136 --
Health 3 $6,040 0 $0 0 $24,160 --
Solid Waste Management 28 $52,768 1 $527 75 $22,615 $7.03
Sewerage 8 $26,015 0 $0 0 $39,023 --
Parks and Recreation 16 $33,907 26 $13,627 2,061 $25,430 $6.61
Water Supply 22 $73,925 0 $0 0 $40,323 --
Other and Unallocable 8 $18,277 2 $580 89 $27,416 $6.52

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Fort Payne City, Alabama

Amedisys Home Health Of Fort Payne


     Address: 501 Greenhill Blvd Suite 150, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/11/2006

Dekalb County Home Care


     Address: 2401 Calvin Drive Southwest Suite 200, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Dekalb Regional Home Health


     Address: 13280 County Road 51, Collinsville, Alabama 35961
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/30/1992

Cherokee Community Home Health


     Address: 400 Northwood Drive, Centre, Alabama 35960
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/13/1992

Jackson County Home Care


     Address: 204 Liberty Lane, Scottsboro, Alabama 35769
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Fort Payne City, Alabama

Dekalb Regional Medical Center


     Address: 200 Med Center Drive, Fort Payne, Alabama 35968
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Cherokee Medical Center


     Address: 400 Northwood Dr, Centre, Alabama 35960
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Highlands Medical Center


     Address: 380 Woods Cove Road, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Gadsden Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1007 Goodyear Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35903
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Riverview Regional Medical Center


     Address: 600 South Third Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Fort Payne City, Alabama

Crowne Health Care Of Ft Payne


     Address: 403 13th Street Northwest, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Collinsville Nursing Home, Inc


     Address: 685 North Valley Ave, Collinsville, Alabama 35961
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 190
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Crossville Health And Rehabilitation, Llc


     Address: 8922 Highway 227 Po Box 97, Crossville, Alabama 35962
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Cherokee County Nursing Home


     Address: 877 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, Alabama 35960
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 174
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Oak View Nursing & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 960 Highland Avenue, Summerville, Georgia 30747
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Fort Payne City, Alabama

Name: TVA
Address: 1101 Market Street; Chattanooga, TN 37402
Distance: 47 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Fort Payne City, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 2,450
    Disabled Workers: 740
    Widowers Workers: 380
    Spouses Workers: 185
    Children Workers: 330


(updated 2007)



Dekalb County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.34%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.94%
  • Other 0.72%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Fort Payne City, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to DeKalb County, AL

5.25 % of DeKalb County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,130

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to DeKalb County, AL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Marshall County , AL 0.90 % ($21,706 AGI )
  • Jackson County , AL 0.76 % ($26,632 AGI )
  • Etowah County , AL 0.40 % ($28,221 AGI )

Relocation away from DeKalb County, AL

5.24 % of DeKalb County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,343

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from DeKalb County, AL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Marshall County , AL 0.89 % ($26,219 AGI )
  • Jackson County , AL 0.80 % ($23,419 AGI )
  • Etowah County , AL 0.42 % ($27,022 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alabama

Low Bracket: $500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $3,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alabama

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Fort Payne City, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Fort Payne City, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Fort Payne City, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1 1 1 n/a 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 8 0 0 0 n/a n/a 7 7 7 n/a 0 0 n/a
Rape 3 5 2 1 n/a n/a 3 2 4 n/a 2 5 n/a
    per 100,000 23 38 15 7 n/a n/a 22 14 28 n/a 14 35 n/a
Robbery 4 4 3 3 n/a n/a 3 9 4 n/a 6 2 n/a
    per 100,000 31 31 23 22 n/a n/a 22 64 28 n/a 43 14 n/a
Assault 14 41 26 34 n/a n/a 37 23 29 n/a 19 15 n/a
    per 100,000 108 314 198 254 n/a n/a 266 164 204 n/a 135 105 n/a
Burglary 89 79 81 125 n/a n/a 96 106 89 n/a 102 90 n/a
    per 100,000 685 605 617 935 n/a n/a 691 755 627 n/a 724 633 n/a
Larceny Theft 477 450 343 465 n/a n/a 557 323 394 n/a 369 354 n/a
    per 100,000 3,673 3,448 2,614 3,479 n/a n/a 4,010 2,301 2,777 n/a 2,621 2,490 n/a
Vehicle Theft 4 2 4 28 n/a n/a 38 31 36 n/a 17 26 n/a
    per 100,000 31 15 30 209 n/a n/a 274 221 254 n/a 121 183 n/a
Arson 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a 3 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a 21 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
6 13 8 10 n/a n/a 11 9 10 n/a 7 6 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
143 133 107 155 n/a n/a 173 115 130 n/a 123 118 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
74 73 57 82 n/a n/a 92 62 70 n/a 65 62 n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



Jails in Fort Payne City, Alabama


  • De Kalb County Jail


    210 Grand Avenue South, Fort Payne, AL 35967
    Capacity: 89
    Confined: 100
    Avg. Population: 125
    Year Built: 2006

  • Fort Payne City Jail


    200 Gault Avenue, South, Fort Payne, AL 35967
    Confined: 19


(updated 2006)



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