In 2017, Fort Payne, AL had a population of 71.2k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $38,842. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fort Payne, AL grew from 70,937 to 71,194, a 0.362% increase and its median household income grew from $38,248 to $38,842, a 1.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Payne, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.8%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (7.29%), White (Hispanic) (5.49%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.86%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.42%). N/A% of the people in Fort Payne, AL speak a non-English language, and 93.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Fort Payne, AL is $102,900, and the homeownership rate is 71.2%. Most people in Fort Payne, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Payne, AL is 2 cars per household.