Quick Facts about Ranger Volunteer Fire Department:
  • Covers 26 sq. miles west of Murphy NC
  • All volunteer department
  • 5 pieces of apparatus (3 Engines, 1 Tanker, and 1 Brush/First Response)
  • Responded to 383 calls in 2017 (record 430 calls in 2010)
  • Is an automatic aid department for: Murphy, Bellview, Culberson, Hiawasse Dam, and Wolf Creek.
  • Provides fire, rescue and non transport EMS services to citizens of the Ranger Community 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
  • Also responds to all motor vehicle accidents in the Ranger VFD district.
  • Mutual Aid provider for all of Cherokee County. Also for Polk County Tn, Fannin County Ga, and Union County Ga.