Fire and Rescue

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8:00AM-4:30PM M-F
12099 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
Fire & Rescue Department
Fairfax County


The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is a combination career and volunteer organization providing fire suppression, emergency medical, technical rescue, hazardous materials, water rescue, life safety education, fire prevention and arson investigation services. Emergency medical services include advanced life support response by paramedic engines and medic transport units.

The following highlights selected statistics for Calendar Year 2018. Additional historical information is available on the Statistics page and County information is available on the Demographics page.

Population 1,142,888   Stations 38
Square Miles (land) 395 Land area   Emergency Incidents
Annual Budget* $203,361,036     Suppression 18,638
Uniformed Staff 1,396     EMS 75,019
Civilian Staff (FT) 174     Public Service 7,669
Seasonal Staff 229   Total 101,326
Operational Volunteers 270   Volunteer Support 221

* FY 2018 Revised Budget

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