Fact Sheet

Land area covered: Approximately 153 square miles

Population: Approximately 94,046

Total Personnel:

  • Chief Officers: 5   
  • Battalion Chiefs: 5     
  • Administrative Support Staff: 13
  • Public Educator: 1
  • Chaplains: 5
  • Career Firefighter-Paramedics: 38
  • Career Firefighter-EMTs: 69
  • Volunteers: 13

Number of Staffed Fire Stations: 6

Number of Volunteer Fire Stations: 3                     

Boathouse for the Marine Unit: 1

Logistics Warehouse: 1

Statistics for 2018

Emergency Responses: 11,150

Percent Increase since 2018: 1%

Percent of All Responses That Were Medical in Nature: 73%

Patients Transported to Area Hospitals: 5,753

Calls by Type

  • Emergency Medical Calls:  8,153
  • Good Intent:  1,073
  • Service Calls:  971
  • False Alarms:  477
  • Hazardous Materials:  133
  • Fire:  324                       
  • Severe Weather 1
  • Other 17

Responses by Volunteer Personnel:  688

Mutual Aid Provided:  358

Mutual Aid Received:  734


Prevention

  • Fire Investigations: 41
  • Plan Reviews for Bonney Lake: 153
  • Inspections for Bonney Lake: 403
  • Residential Fire Sprinkler Reviews for Bonney Lake: 44
  • Plan Reviews for Sumner: 234
  • Inspections for Sumner: 455
  • Plan Reviews for Edgewood: 62
  • Inspections for Edgewood: 132
  • Plan Reviews for Milton: 15
  • Inspections for Milton: 10
  • Plan Reviews for South Prairie: 0
  • Inspections for South Prairie: 0
  • Inspections for Unincorporated Pierce County: 5

Public Education

  • Citizens Receiving CPR/First Aid Training: 518
  • Middle and High School Students Receiving CPR Training: 472      
  • Teens Graduating the SafeSitter Program: 50
  • Citizens Trained in Fire Extinguisher Use: 162
  • Bike Helmets Sold: 225
  • Multi-Sport Helemts Sold: 99
  • Life Jackets Sold: 197
  • Car Seat Inspections: 38

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