Fort Payne 55 Poor
Fort Payne Livability #452 ranked city in Alabama#26,299 ranked city in the USARanks better than 10% of areas
F Fort Payne Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A- Fort Payne Cost of Living Cost of living is 5% lower than Alabama
Fort Payne
8416% less expensive than the US average
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Fort Payne cost of living
F Fort Payne Crime Total crime is 11% higher than Alabama
Total crime
3,52442% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2942% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Fort Payne crime
F Fort Payne Employment Household income is 14% lower than Alabama
Median household income
$38,44531% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,22136% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%25% higher than the US average
Fort Payne employment
D Fort Payne Housing Home value is 10% lower than Alabama
Median home value
$115,60037% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$56640% lower than the US average
Home ownership
64%1% higher than the US average
Fort Payne real estate or Fort Payne rentals
F Fort Payne Schools HS graduation rate is 18% lower than Alabama
High school grad. rates
65%22% lower than the US average
School test scores
38%23% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:15% higher than the US average
Fort Payne K-12 schools
C Fort Payne User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Fort Payne
Overall user rating
64% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
51% 1 total surveys
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      Fort Payne transportation information

      StatisticFort PayneAlabamaNational
      Average one way commute21min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.8%85.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.8%8.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%0.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.8%1.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.7%2.9%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Fort Payne, AL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).