2018 Public Protection Classification (PPC) Summary report

Every 5 years the ISO collects and evaluates information from communities in the United States on their structure fire suppression capabilities. This data is analyzed and the community is assigned a Public Protection Classification. The Document below is a summary of our communities latest evaluation and PPC grade.




Farmington Fire Rescue provides 24-hour Fire and Emergency Medical Services to the town of Farmington, NH. From our station located on Main Street, the department covers 37.5 square miles and provides services to a popluation almost 7,000 residents. Farmington Fire Rescue responds to more than 1,200 call for service each year, which averages out to approximately 3.5 calls per day. These service calls include fires, medical emergencies, motor vehicle crashes, alarms, investigations, and more.

The department is run by a full-time Fire Chief and a roster of per-diem company officers and certified firefighters/EMTs, providing 24/7 coverage for the town, 365 days a year, as well as providing mutual-aid availability to surrounding communities. Farmington Fire Rescue also provides free CPR training, fire safety guidance and information to the public, issues permits for brush/camp fires, and inspects local commercial and multi-family residential properties to ensure compliance with local and federal life safety codes.

Monthly Call Statistics

January 2019               FIRE: 26     EMS: 64

February 2019             FIRE: 21     EMS: 74

March 2019                    FIRE: 33     EMS: 80

April 2019                       FIRE: 20     EMS: 54

May 2019                         FIRE: 22     EMS: 90

 June 2019                       FIRE: 19      EMS: 91

 July 2019                        FIRE: 50      EMS: 82

August 2019                   FIRE: 17     EMS: 62

September 2019          FIRE: 23      EMS: 58

October 2019                FIRE: --       EMS:  --

November 2019          FIRE: --       EMS:  --

December 2019           FIRE: --       EMS:  --

Our Mission

The Farmington Fire & Rescue Department will have dedicated members ensuring excellence in our duties to our citizens to protect their life and property. We believe in achieving this excellence in our daily services through commitment, teamwork, open communication, and with pride in our work. We Strive to ensure our community is safe through our training and education with their safety as our goal, as without them, we wouldn't be here.

Popular Pages

CPR Training


We offer monthly Heartsaver AED/CPR/First Aid classes, FREE to members of the community. Check the course schedule and book your class today!



Farmington Fire Rescue now participates in the FILE OF LIFE program. For more information and to request a FILE OF LIFE kit, click the button below!

Burn Permits


Have questions about what, where, and when you can burn? Learn more about requirements for outside fires, and obtain your burn permit online!



Questions about residential inspections? Visit our inspections page for more information!

Public Relations


Looking for information on station tours, educational visits, or special event coverage? Our public relations office is here to help!

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Are you a certified Firefighter or EMT interested in joining Farmington Fire Rescue? Are you a local member of the community interested in becoming one?