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The Siloam Springs Fire Department has an ISO (Insurance Services Office) rating of 3 within our City proper and 8B in our country response areas. Collectively, we serve an area of approximately 200 square miles in Northwest Arkansas and Northeast Oklahoma. The department includes the following services:
  • Paramedic ambulance service
  • Fire suppression
  • Rescue
  • All hazard mitigation and fire safety education


The department consists of 48 full time personnel:
  • Fire Chief
  • 2 Deputy Fire Chiefs
  • 42 in Field Operations
  • EMS Director
  • Fire Marshal
  • Ambulance Collections Clerk
The department is authorized to operate with 21 Part Time members: 
  • 15 Firefighter - Firefighter/EMT
  • 6 Part Time Paramedics             

EMS & Fire Response Coverage

  • Arkansas Primary EMS - Approximately 169.73 square miles
  • Oklahoma contract EMS - Approximately 14 square miles
  • Arkansas Primary Fire Response - Approximately 51 square miles

Mission Statement

To provide superior fire and life safety services based upon community need, expectation and available resources.

Vision Statement

A tradition rich, technologically advanced, regionally respected, full service fire department.

We are excited to serve the citizens and visitors of our beautiful community of Siloam Springs. Please explore our page, and feel free to contact us if you need anything. The Fire Department prides ourselves in the ability to meet the needs of our customers, regardless of what it is.