Fort Payne is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 14,041, it is the 50th largest city in Alabama and the 2423rd largest city in the United States. Fort Payne is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 0.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,012 in 2010. Fort Payne reached it's highest population of 14,132 in 2011. Spanning over 57 miles, Fort Payne has a population density of 250 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fort Payne is $52,800 with a poverty rate of 23.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $596 per month, and the median house value is $119,400. The median age in Fort Payne is 38.7 years, 38 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.2 males.