Latest Data (2017)
Population 14,071
Nationwide Rank 2364

Quick Facts

Fort Payne, Alabama is the 2,364th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fort Payne, Alabama is a city.

Fort Payne, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Fort Payne had its largest population ever.

Fort Payne, Alabama's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fort Payne, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2354 Deming, New Mexico 14,183 -0.8%
2355 New Franklin, Ohio 14,165 -2.6%
2356 Highland Park, New Jersey 14,164 1.0%
2357 Moultrie, Georgia 14,160 -2.3%
2358 Greendale, Wisconsin 14,159 -1.3%
2359 Cahokia, Illinois 14,151 -13.5%
2360 Willowick, Ohio 14,148 -1.3%
2361 Livingston, California 14,140 34.2%
2362 Grovetown, Georgia 14,109 128.5%
2363 Cayce, South Carolina 14,086 15.2%
2364 Fort Payne, Alabama 14,071 8.5%
2365 Oneonta, New York 14,057 6.1%
2366 King City, California 14,055 26.1%
2367 Blytheville, Arkansas 14,051 -22.7%
2368 Covington, Georgia 14,044 17.0%
2369 Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 14,035 5.9%
2370 Southern Pines, North Carolina 14,029 26.2%
2371 Collingswood, New Jersey 14,027 -1.9%
2372 Ferndale, Washington 14,026 57.0%
2373 Muscle Shoals, Alabama 14,022 14.6%
2374 Pierre, South Dakota 14,004 0.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1429 Bessemer 26,386 -12.8%
1442 Daphne 25,960 54.6%
1463 Athens 25,616 33.8%
1471 Homewood 25,476 1.6%
1496 Northport 25,094 26.0%
1596 Pelham 23,493 60.5%
1690 Trussville 21,827 52.6%
1694 Anniston 21,770 -10.2%
1700 Prichard 21,732 -23.8%
1718 Albertville 21,392 22.7%
1727 Oxford 21,180 11.1%
1751 Fairhope 20,935 64.3%
1795 Mountain Brook 20,381 -1.9%
1894 Helena 19,072 76.0%
1899 Troy 19,037 35.6%
1955 Selma 18,370 -10.0%
1961 Foley 18,288 109.5%
2135 Center Point 16,313 2.5%
2232 Hueytown 15,460 -5.1%
2235 Talladega 15,426 -10.9%
2239 Cullman 15,385 7.3%
2247 Millbrook 15,318 35.8%
2312 Alexander City 14,595 -4.6%
2314 Saraland 14,576 18.5%
2324 Scottsboro 14,484 -2.1%
2333 Ozark 14,428 -4.3%
2335 Hartselle 14,373 16.7%
2364 Fort Payne 14,071 8.5%
2373 Muscle Shoals 14,022 14.6%
2382 Calera 13,979 292.7%
2394 Gardendale 13,906 17.4%
2431 Pell City 13,676 41.1%
2441 Jasper 13,618 -4.0%
2520 Chelsea 13,011 233.0%
2529 Moody 12,956 57.9%
2588 Jacksonville 12,612 49.1%
2609 Irondale 12,468 27.4%
2644 Sylacauga 12,264 -5.7%
2679 Eufaula 12,044 -13.7%
2682 Leeds 12,031 14.6%
2718 Gulf Shores 11,809 105.6%
2913 Fairfield 10,683 -13.1%
3042 Pleasant Grove 10,104 0.9%
3083 Atmore 9,890 -3.7%
3126 Russellville 9,697 8.2%
3137 Boaz 9,652 24.4%
3148 Clay 9,599 10.4%
3153 Rainbow City 9,555 12.8%
3195 Pike Road 9,322 197.8%
3209 Valley 9,259 -2.8%
3222 Fultondale 9,190 38.9%
3227 Bay Minette 9,169 16.6%
3282 Sheffield 8,930 -7.3%
3324 Andalusia 8,787 -0.5%
3336 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3346 Southside 8,731 23.6%
3372 Spanish Fort 8,644 56.9%
3396 Tuskegee 8,544 -29.2%
3426 Guntersville 8,429 9.5%
3436 Tuscumbia 8,398 5.2%
3482 Arab 8,284 11.7%
3533 Wetumpka 8,148 39.7%
3700 Greenville 7,632 5.5%
3733 Pinson 7,532 5.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 14,071 2,364
2016 14,099 2,356
2015 14,150 2,339
2014 14,125 2,340
2013 14,136 2,326
2012 14,104 2,321
2011 14,184 2,295
2010 14,012 2,299
2009 14,165 2,253
2008 14,052 2,253
2007 13,894 2,256
2006 13,601 2,277
2005 13,460 2,263
2004 13,330 2,277
2003 13,205 2,268
2002 13,081 2,264
2001 13,070 2,252
2000 12,962 2,248
1990 12,018 2,126