Fyffe, AL Population

Population: 971. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,020 (+5.0% change)
Males: 446 (45.9%), Females: 525 (54.1%)

DeKalb County

Zip code: 35971

Median resident age: 36.5 years
Median household income: $30,298
Median house value: $56,200

Races in Fyffe:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.6%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Black (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (34.3%), English (9.7%), Irish (6.4%), German (2.5%).

Elevation: 1260 feet

Land area: 4.4 square miles

Map of Fyffe, AL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Fyffe

  • High school or higher: 65.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fyffe town

  • Never married: 14.1%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

2.3% Foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -125 (-11.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Fyffe:

  • BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER DEKALB (about 10 miles; FORT PAYNE, AL)
  • JACKSON CO HOSP & NURSING HOME (about 22 miles; SCOTTSBORO, AL)
  • MARSHALL MEDICAL CENTER SOUTH (about 25 miles; BOAZ, AL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fyffe:

  • RICHARD B RUSSELL (about 53 miles; ROME, GA; Abbreviation: RMG)
  • ANNISTON METROPOLITAN (about 60 miles; ANNISTON, AL; Abbreviation: ANB)
  • HUNTSVILLE INTL-CARL T JONES FIELD (about 61 miles; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Abbreviation: HSV)

Other public-use airports nearest to Fyffe:

  • ISBELL FIELD (about 14 miles; FORT PAYNE, AL; Abbreviation: 4A9)
  • SCOTTSBORO MUNI-WORD FIELD (about 18 miles; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Abbreviation: 4A6)
  • GUNTERSVILLE MUNI – JOE STARNES FIELD (about 26 miles; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Abbreviation: 8A1)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fyffe:

  • GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; GADSDEN, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,418)
  • ALABAMA A & M UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; NORMAL, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN HUNTSVILLE (about 55 miles; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,795)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA (about 59 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,914)
  • CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 63 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,821)
  • MOTLOW STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 67 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,256)

Public primary/middle school in Fyffe:

  • FYFFE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 893; Location: 153 CHURCH ST; Grades: KG – 12)