Clerk Offices in Fort Payne, Alabama

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Fort Payne, Alabama, serving a population of 14,017 people in an area of 57 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 7,008 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 28 square miles.

In Alabama, Fort Payne is ranked 81st of 776 cities in Clerk Offices per capita, and 117th of 776 cities in Clerk Offices per square mile.

List of Fort Payne Clerk Offices

Find Fort Payne, Alabama clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court.


De Kalb County Circuit Clerk 300 Grand Avenue South Fort Payne, AL

Fort Payne Clerk 100 Alabama Avenue Northwest Fort Payne, AL

About the Fort Payne Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Fort Payne, AL are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Fort Payne Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Alabama state, DeKalb County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Fort Payne public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Fort Payne, Alabama vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations

Fort Payne Household Demographic Statistics

Find Fort Payne Households, Marital Status, and Veteran Status. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Fort Payne Households
 Fort PayneDeKalb County
Households5,14425,482
Married Couples2,288 (44.5%)13,568 (53.2%)
Nonfamily Households2,086 (40.6%)7,490 (29.4%)
Fort Payne Marital Status
 Fort PayneDeKalb County
Married Couples2,288 (44.5%)13,568 (53.2%)
Unmarried Couples216 (1.6%)1,127 (1.6%)
Never Married Men1,817 (33.4%)8,326 (30.0%)
Separated Men100 (1.8%)439 (1.6%)
Widowed Men140 (2.6%)924 (3.3%)
Divorced Men836 (15.4%)3,518 (12.7%)
Never Married Women1,375 (25.0%)6,272 (21.6%)
Separated Women140 (2.5%)957 (3.3%)
Widowed Women569 (10.4%)3,418 (11.8%)
Divorced Women883 (16.1%)3,532 (12.2%)
Fort Payne Veteran Status
 Fort PayneDeKalb County
Veterans692 (6.6%)3,812 (7.1%)