Fire Department

The City of King Fire Department is a municipal combination department consisting of a Fire Chief, Assistant Chief,  Battalion Chief, nineteen career firefighters, approximately twenty part-time firefighters, and an administrative assistant. We also have several groups that offer support services to our organization. Our members are highly trained and possess numerous state and national certifications.

Our services include fire suppression, advance emergency medical technician response, hazardous material response, heavy rescue, high angle, swift water rescue and fire prevention through public education, fire inspections, hydrant maintenance, pre-fire surveys, and fire investigations. 

Currently, we operate out of one station located at 302 West King Street. Our district encompasses approximately thirty-five square miles. The fire department protects a population of approximately fiftenn thousand residents in southwestern Stokes County and northwest Forsyth County, of which some six thousand plus reside inside the city limits of King. We respond to an average of twenty-three hundred calls a year. Our current fire insurance rating with the North Carolina Department of insurance is 3/9E.



Fire Department VISION Statement

The vision of the City of King Fire Department is to protect the safety, health, and well being of our citizens through education, training, response, and community spirit.



Fire Department Mission Statement

"Do our job the right way, every day"



Fire Department Values

Integrity: doing the right thing when no one is looking.

Accountability: our willingness to accept personal, organizational, and community responsibility.

Development: continued personal and organizational growth.

Effort: continually working to perform at the highest level for our organization and community.

Responsibility: our obligation to the citizens to perform our duties in a professional manner.

Professionalism: performing duties within our scope in a prompt, courteous, and polite manner.





If we can be of any assistance to you please contact us at 336-983-3030.  Our fax number is 336-983-3419.