DeKalb

Total Population: 71,109

Total Caucasian Population: 92.3%

Total African American Population: 2.2%

Total Other Population: 5.5%

Total Population 18 and Over: 74.4%

Total Population 65 and Over: 14.1%

Courthouse: Fort Payne

Median Household Income: $35,065

Per Capita Income: $18,152

High School Graduate: 68.1%

Bachelor Degree or Higher: 10.9%

Recent Verdicts

Products Liability – September 15, 2005 Pierce v. Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Plaintiff construction worker sued manufacturer of nail gun for injuries, including loss of vision, suffered when nail gun fired a second nail into his eye after plaintiff had shot first nail into the underside of a piece of wood. VERDICT — $2,000,000 for Plaintiff.