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Demographics

For more demographic statistics for DeKalb County, please contact the DeKalb County Economic Development Authority staff at 256-845-7957.

Population Grouth 1990-2025

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Employment Distribution by TypeEmployment JobsEQ

 
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Community Demographics

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Dekalb County 73,275 Community Demographics
Collinsville
  2,024
Crossville   1,894 Community Demographics
Fort Payne 14,105 Community Demographics
Fyffe   1,052 Community Demographics
Geraldine      934 Community Demographics
Hammondville      491 Community Demographics
Henagar   2,289 Community Demographics
Ider      754 Community Demographics
Lakeview      148 Community Demographics
Mentone      378 Community Demographics
Pine Ridge      279 Community Demographics
Powell      938 Community Demographics
Rainsville   5,158 Community Demographics
Shiloh      284 Community Demographics
Sylvania   1,946 Community Demographics
Valley Head      551 Community Demographics
Source: ESRI

Households

Total Households  27,490
Housing Units 32,582
 
DeKalb County detailed Housing Summary (pdf)

Household Income

2020 Wealth Index = 54

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Gender

Male 49.5%
Female 50.5%

Age

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Sourse: ESRI

Race

White 82.9%
Hispanic or Latino 15.4%
Black or African American 1.5%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1.4%
Asian 0.4%
Two or More Races 2.5%

Source: ESRI Executive Summary pdf

Educational Attainment

2020 Population 25 and above by Educational Attainment for DeKalb County

Total  50,376
Less than 9th grade 10.0%
9th-12th Grade, ND 13.6%
High School Graduate 26.6%
GED/Alternative Credentials  7.1%
Some College, No Degree 19.1%
Associate Degree 10.3%
Bachelor's Degree  7.9%
Graduate/Professional Degree  5.6%

Source: ESRI Community Profile pdf

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CONTACT US

2414 Airport Road West Fort Payne, AL. 35968-3316 | P.O. Box 680941 Fort Payne, AL 35968

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