General Information

County Seat: Fort Payne
Jan 9, 1836 from land ceded by the Cherokee Nation
Named for:
Major Gen John Baron DeKalb, a hero of the American Revolution
Neighboring Counties:
Jackson, Marshall, Etowah and Cherokee Counties, Alabama, Dade and Walker Counties, Georgia

DeKalb County Revenue Commissioner
The Revenue Commissioner is responsible for the assessment of personal and real property and for the collection of taxes levied by the State of Alabama.

DeKalb County Revenue Commissioner
206 Grand Avenue SW
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Fax 256-845-8517

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Court Records

De Kalb County Courthouse
300 Grand Ave. SW, Suite 100
Fort Payne, AL 35967-1863
(256) 845-8510

DeKalb County Clerk of Probate
111 Grand Ave
Ste 200
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-8525

De Kalb County Probate Office
De Kalb Co. Courthouse
300 Grand Ave. SW, Ste. 100
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-8510

DeKalb County Circuit Court Clerk
111 Grand Avenue SW.
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-8525

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

DeKalb County Sheriffs Office
2810 Jordan Road
Fort Payne, AL 35968
(256) 845-8561
DeKalb County Registered Sex Offenders

DeKalb County Jail
2810 Jordan Road
Fort Payne, AL 35968
(256) 845-8565

Coffeeville Police Department
PO Box 10
Coffeeville, AL 36524

Collinsville Police Department
PO Drawer N
Collinsville, AL 35961

Crossville Police Department
PO Box 100
Crossville, AL 35962

Fort Payne Police Department
200 Gault Avenue South, Suite 1
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Fort Payne Most Wanted Fugitives

Fyffe Police Department
PO Box 8
Fyffe, AL 35971

Geraldine Police Department
PO Box 183
Geraldine, AL 35974

Hammondville Police Department
PO Box 329
Valley Head, AL 35989

Henegar Police Department
PO Box 39
Henegar, AL 35978

Ider Police Department
PO Box 72
Ider, AL 35981

Mentone Police Department
PO Box 295
Mentone, AL 35984

Powell Police Department
110 . Broad Street North
Powell, AL 35971

Rainsville Police Department
PO Box 309
Rainsville, AL 35986

Sylvania Police Department
PO Box 150
Sylvania, AL 35988

Valley Head Police Department
PO Box 144
Valley Head, AL 35989

DeKalb County Demographics

DeKalb County Profile - US Census Bureau

DeKalb County Directory

Source of county historical information:

 History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography by Owen, Thomas McAdory Chicago:  S J Clarke Publishing Co, 1921