Fort Payne, Alabama

Current Temperature ° Population 14,068

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 32.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13%

Crime Rate

18.34% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 279
  • Violent Crimes: 199
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 915
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

46.00% Higher than national avg.
  • 41 offenders in Fort Payne
  • 29.14 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 3
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

68 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 60

Unemployment

Low 3.2%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Fort Payne, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Fort Payne's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.2%
  • Rented
    31%
  • Owned
    50.8%

3 Homes For Sale View All

$150,000
0 Co Rd 275
Fort Payne, AL 35967
-- Beds | -- Baths
$5,000
0 Lincoln
Fort Payne, AL 35967
-- Beds | -- Baths
$118,000
704 Se Carrington Ave
Fort Payne, AL 35967
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

16 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Fort Payne, AL issued 16 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Fort Payne, AL issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Fort Payne, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $460
  • 1 Bedroom: $470
  • 2 Bedrooms: $620
  • 3 Bedrooms: $780
  • 4 Bedrooms: $890

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Environmental Hazards

68 Environmental Hazards

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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (334/339)
    Fort Payne, AL has 98.53% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Fort Payne, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.39 Average
    Fort Payne, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.1°
  • February 41.85°
  • March 50.4°
  • April 59.75°
  • May 66.85°
  • June 74.76°
  • July 79.77°
  • August 77.17°
  • September 68.9°
  • October 57.23°
  • November 48.9°
  • December 41.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Fort Payne, AL

Earthquakes
Fort Payne, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Fort Payne, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Fort Payne, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Fort Payne, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Fort Payne, AL: $38,833

Unemployment

Unemployment in Fort Payne is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.46%
White Collar - 46.54%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt

Neighborhood Info

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