The North Wilkesboro Fire Department was established in 1910 and we celebrated our 100th anniversary in 2010.
North Wilkesboro Fire Department proudly protects 4200 people living in an area of 5.5 square miles.
We operate out of 1 station that protects a primarily residential area and we received an ISO rating of 4 in October of 2008.
Our department is a public department whose members are on a paid status.
The department is a combination fire department.
We consist of 26 firemen and 3 paid engineers on duty.
Engineers work 24 on and 48 off.
Of these 29 members 15 are certified as County First Responders, State Medical Responders or EMT level.
Our mission is to provide fire suppression, fire prevention, and fire inspections to the town's residents and businesses as well as Hazardous Material Response and BLS Emergency Medical Service.