The City of Fort Payne is located in DeKalb County in northeast Alabama between Sand Mountain and Lookout Mountain. With an average temperature of 70 degrees, Fort Payne is the “Coolest Place in Alabama” and offers a variety of year-round outdoor activities – including the Little River Canyon National Preserve. The city is home to over 14,000 residents and was named one of the “100 Best Small Towns in America.”
Business licenses are often administered by the Municipality’s Office of the Probate Judge or the Department of Revenue. Access the Municipality business license application or contact information for obtaining a license here.