Welcome to New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) is a government based fire department for New Hanover County, located on the southeastern coast of North Carolina. The county has a year round population of over 220,000, which increases substantially during the summer months. NHCFR is a combination department consisting of full time, part time, and volunteer staff. New Hanover County provides fire protection services to the unincorporated areas of New Hanover County. NHCFR responds to an average of over 5,500 emergency calls per year which consists of emergency medical, fire suppression, technical rescue, and hazardous materials.

New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue is a county combination fire department in Southeastern North Carolina with 8 stations and approximately 150 personnel.
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue would like to wish you all a very happy and safe Thanksgiving!

#NHCFR
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Did You Know?

Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, with more than three times the daily average for such incidents. Christmas Day and Christmas Eve ranked second and third, having nearly twice the daily average. #NHCFR #CookingSafety
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Last week during department wide training New Hanover County Fire Rescue staff was recognized for 3 major accomplishments. Becoming a Nationally Accredited agency, obtaining an ISO Class2 rating, and 25 years of service. What an amazing team.
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Congratulations Captain Hall on receiving your Fire Officer designation from the Center for Public Safety Excellence
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
When you change the time on your clocks be sure to test your smoke alarms and change replaceable batteries.

#NHCFR #SmokeAlarmsSaveLives
Fire Rescue: 2100 Capital Drive, Wilmington 28405 β€’ Phone 910-798-7420 β€’ Fax 910-798-7052
Mailing address: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 130, Wilmington 28403
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