Protecting lives and property.

Northern Wake Fire Department protects the lives and property of the residents and visitors of Wake County and surrounding communities through progressive fire suppression, emergency first response, and community risk reduction.

The Northern Wake Fire Department is located in northern Wake County near Raleigh, NC. Our Professional Firefighters consist of both volunteer and career, and we are uniquely qualified and trained to provide the highest level of emergency services available to our community.


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What We Do

Fire Suppression

Our highly-trained personnel are proficient in modern firefighting techniques.


From motor vehicle accidents to water rescue incidents, our team is ready.

Emergency Medical Service

Our certified First Responders and EMTs respond with Wake County EMS to life-threatening medical calls.

Community Risk Reduction

We offer programs for the community, which help prevent and mitigate the loss of life and property.

Firefighter Training

Every day is training day at the Northern Wake Fire Department.

All-Hazards Response

Northern Wake Fire Department personnel are dedicated to mitigating all incidents no matter the size.

Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives

Working smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in a home  in half. Smoke alarms should be installed and maintained in every home.


Smoke Alarm Placement

Install smoke alarms in every sleeping room, outside each separate sleeping area, and on every level of the home, including the basement.

Replace Every 10 Years

Replace all smoke alarms when they are 10 years old.

Test Smoke Alarms Monthly

Monthly checks can save lives!




Get in Touch

Station 1

NWFD Station 1

Station 2

NWFD Station 2

Station 3

NWFD Station 3

Station 4

NWFD Station 4

Station 5

NWFD Station 5

Station 1

11713 Six Forks Rd.

Raleigh, NC 27614

P: 919-847-3858

Station 2

7045 Stony Hill Rd

Wake Forest, NC 27587

P: 919-562-6425

Station 3

13116 Norwood Rd.

Raleigh, NC 27614

P: 919-848-7954

Station 4

15633 New Light Road

Wake Forest, NC 27587

P: 919-528-9675

Station 5

1431 Lynn Rd.

Raleigh, NC 27612

P: 919-870-4345