Tuscaloosa County Fire Department

Find Tuscaloosa County Alabama fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.


Abernant Fire Department Hwy 216 Abernant AL 35490 205-477-6369


Brookwood Volunteer Fire Department 15689 Highway 216 Brookwood AL 35444 205-556-7411

Coaling Fire Department 15150 Route 11 Coaling AL 35453 205-553-9911

Coker Volunteer Fire Department 14600 County Road 140 Coker AL 35452 205-339-5258

Duncanville Volunteer Fire Department 12383 Slayton Road Duncanville AL 35456 205-349-4440

Lakeview Fire Protection District 21289 Phyllis Drive Lake View AL 35111 205-477-6341

Montgomery Volunteer Fire Department 16780 Mormon Road Northport AL 35475 205-333-1501

Mt Olive Volunteer Fire Department 13322 Mount Olive Road Coker AL 35452 205-339-0159

Nicol Volunteer Fire Department 14105 Old Lock 15 Road Tuscaloosa AL 35406 205-349-5560

Northport City Fire Department 3500 McFarland Boulevard Northport AL 35476 205-333-3020

Romulus Fire Department 16500 Romulus Road Buhl AL 35446 205-330-0206

Samantha Volunteer Fire Department 12995 Northside Road Northport AL 35475 205-333-3933

Sipsey Valley Volunteer Fire Department 35446 Sipsey Valley Road Buhl AL 35446 205-333-0231

Tuscaloosa Fire Department 2201 University Boulevard Tuscaloosa AL 35401 205-248-5420

Vance Volunteer Fire Department 17788 Wallace Chapel Road Vance AL 35490 205-556-1960

About Tuscaloosa County Fire Departments

Tuscaloosa County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Tuscaloosa County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Tuscaloosa County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Tuscaloosa County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Tuscaloosa County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Tuscaloosa County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Tuscaloosa County

Tuscaloosa County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Alabama are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Tuscaloosa County. Tuscaloosa County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Tuscaloosa County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Tuscaloosa County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Tuscaloosa County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Tuscaloosa County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Tuscaloosa County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Tuscaloosa County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Tuscaloosa County and Alabama Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Tuscaloosa County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Tuscaloosa County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.