Fort Payne, Alabama 

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Economy in Fort Payne, Alabama

Fort Payne has an unemployment rate of 3.8%. The US average is 3.9%.

Fort Payne has seen the job market increase by 3.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.5%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Fort Payne
- The Sales Tax Rate for Fort Payne is 8.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Fort Payne is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Fort Payne
- The average income of a Fort Payne resident is $18,803 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Fort Payne resident is $34,689 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYFort Payne, AlabamaUnited States
  3.8%3.9%
  3.4%1.6%
  36.5%33.5%
  8.3%7.3%
  5.0%4.6%
  $20,510$31,177
  $41,320$57,652
  $50,181$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  6.8%6.2%
  34.2%10.4%
  1.8%2.7%
  12.9%11.6%
  2.9%4.1%
  1.0%0.9%
  0.5%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  0.4%1.9%
  3.1%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  1.9%4.3%
  4.7%9.3%
  10.1%13.8%
  1.5%2.2%
  5.1%7.4%
  6.0%4.9%
  3.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Fort Payne    2 Reviews
    Fort Payne, AL - 1/14/2014
    Slow paced, pretty topography, close to... Read More

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    quality of life - 9/15/2013
    great place to live. people are friendly once they get to know you. very tight knit community. low crime, great weather. no employment. awesome beauty! relocated from... Read More


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    35967 35968

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