The Woodfin Fire Department protects the town of Woodfin which is located to the north of the Asheville city limits and connects to the southern Weaverville town limits. Woodfin is covered by 6 full time Firefighter/EMT's working 24 hour shifts in groups of two. One part-time employee and 15 volunteers provide additional manpower. A busy Interstate system, I-26 requires significant response as well as the towns growing commercial, industrial and residential areas. Woodfin Fire Department Answered Aprox. 800 calls in 2006.