Fire Department

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The Asheboro Fire Department (AFD) is a multi-faceted, all-hazards emergency response organization with a dedicated and committed workforce. The department is comprised of five divisions: Administration, Operations, Support Services, Fire and Life Safety, and the Training Division. AFD  maintains an Insurance Service Office (ISO), of Class 3.

AFD responds to over 3,200 calls for service over a coverage area of 16.7 square miles a year. The department also protects the Asheboro Regional Airport. AFD continues to develop non-emergency, innovative ways to serve the community with the following programs: Smoke Detector Program, Citizens Ride-along Program, Fire Education Outreach programs, and Citizens Fire Academy.

To become an ever-evolving organization, which meets and excels services and dedication to the citizens, visitors, and to those that wear the patch of the Asheboro Fire Department present and future.


The Asheboro Fire Department is committed to providing service with compassion, professionalism, and dedication to the citizens and visitors of Asheboro, NC; with the highest level of life safety and property conservation.


Randolph County Emergency Services

North Carolina Department of Insurance (NCDOI)

North Carolina Forestry Service

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

United States Fire Administration (USFA)

American Red Cross

Asheboro Fire Inspections
Located at Asheboro City Hall
146 N Church St, Asheboro, NC 27203

REACT Randolph County Emergency Alert Communication Technology

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Fire Department Headquarters
401 S. Church St.
Asheboro, NC 27203