About Us

The Wake Forest Fire Department currently employs over sixty full-time 24-hour career staff at four different stations and six different companies: Engine 1, Engine 2, Engine 3, Engine 4, Ladder 1, and Ladder 2. We also employ nine part-time employees that staff Engine 5 during weekdays.

We protect the Town of Wake Forest and a surrounding 40 square-mile area which includes Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. We answer over 3200 emergencies every year consisting of fires, vehicle accidents, medical emergencies, and a variety of others. Our entire career staff is NC FF level 1 and 2 certified, Hazardous Materials Operations level, and EMT certified.


Annual Reports

2019 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report



Headquarters (Station 1)
420 Elm Ave.
Wake Forest, NC 27587