Fire departments currently registered with the National Fire Department Registry.
Fire department reported NFIRS data in 2019.
NFIRS data (2019)
All fire casualties
in 2019, the national average was 2.6 deaths and 10.0 injuries per 1,000 fires.
Residential structure fire casualties
in 2019, the national average was 6.2 deaths and 25.6 injuries per 1,000 fires.
Fires casualties by general incident type
|Incident type||% of deaths||National average||% of injuries||National average|
* Structures include residential and nonresidential buildings.
Fire departments (2022)
Fire department types
Percentage of fire departments registered with the registry by department type.
|Volunteer||Mostly volunteer||Mostly career||Career|
|District of Columbia||%||%||%||%|
Fire department specialized services
Percentage of fire departments registered with the registry that provided specialized services.
|%||Advanced Life Support|
|%||Basic Life Support|
|%||Departmental (in-house) training academy|
|%||Emergency medical services (EMS) ambulance transport|
|%||EMS nontransport response|
|%||Fire/Injury prevention/Public education|
|%||Fire inspection/Code enforcement|
|%||Fire investigation/Fire cause determination|
|%||Hazardous materials team|
|%||Juvenile firesetter intervention program|
|%||Wildfire/Wildland Urban Interface|