Woodbury County Fire Department

Find Woodbury County Iowa 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.


185Th Air Refueling Wing Fire Department Grand Avenue Sioux IA 51105 712-233-0774


Anthon Community Fire Department 107 East Bridge Street Anthon IA 51004 712-373-5227

Bronson Fire Station 104 Pine Street Bronson IA 51007 712-948-3535

Correctionville Fire And Rescue 315 Cedar Street Correctionville IA 51016 712-372-4791

Cushing Fire Department 201 Main Street Cushing IA 51018 712-384-2781

Danbury Fire Department 201 Main Street Danbury IA 51019 712-883-2565

Hornick Volunteer Fire Department 400 Main Street Hornick IA 51026 712-874-3374

Lawton Fire Department 104 West Maple Street Lawton IA 51030 712-944-5214

Little Sioux - Grant Township Fire Department 110 Hickory Street Smithland IA 51056 712-889-2275

Moville Volunteer Fire Department 1 1st Street Moville IA 51039 712-873-3201

Pierson City Hall 514 2nd Street Pierson IA 51048 712-375-5015

Sergeant Bluff Fire Department 204 Port Neal Road Sergeant Bluff IA 51054 712-943-5000

Sioux City Fire Prevention 601 Douglas Street Sioux IA 51101 712-279-6314

Sloan Fire & Rescue Department 421 Evans Street Sloan IA 51055 712-428-3348

About Woodbury County Fire Departments

Woodbury County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Woodbury County, IA community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Woodbury 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:
  • Woodbury County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Woodbury County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Woodbury County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Woodbury County

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Woodbury County, IA

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Woodbury County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Woodbury 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.

Woodbury County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Woodbury County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Woodbury County and Iowa 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 Woodbury County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Woodbury County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.