• Emergency Response

  • Elkin is a small but busy community, and we are proud to serve its citizens and visitors.  Our combination of dedicated volunteers and career staff members regularly go above and beyond the call of duty to render support and service to those in need.

    During 2016, Elkin firefighters responded to 368 EMS Incidents and 270 Fire Incidents for a total of 638 Incidents. Mutual aid was given 11 times and received 51 times. Average Time On Scene was 21:07. 

    Firefighters completed a total of 1,668.15 training hours during 2016. 

    The 2016 Firefighter of the Year is Kenneth Berger.