Fort Payne is located in Dekalb County, AL. The population is 14,068, making Fort Payne the largest city in Dekalb County.
There are 6 public schools in Fort Payne with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Fort Payne is moderate, and there are 41 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Fort Payne is low and the median home sales price is $0.