In 2018, Fort Payne, AL had a population of 14k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $40,382. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Fort Payne, AL declined from 14,017 to 14,006, a -0.0785% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,320 to $40,382, a -2.27% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Payne, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (73%), White (Hispanic) (9.39%), Other (Hispanic) (6.44%), Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander (Hispanic) (3.73%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.23%). 0% of the households in Fort Payne, AL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94% of the residents in Fort Payne, AL are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Fort Payne, AL was $119,400, and the homeownership rate was 64.7%. Most people in Fort Payne, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Payne, AL was 2 cars per household.