Peterborough Fire Department proudly protects 6000 people living in an area of 75 square miles. We operate out of 1 station that protects a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a combination of paid and volunteer status.
The Fire Department is made up of a full time Chief and 49 call members. The department covers Peterborough and Sharon NH with fire protection (75 square miles & 6000 people) and Peterborough, Sharon, Dublin, Hancock, Greenfield, and Francestown NH for EMS (170 square miles & 10,000 people) The Peterborough Fire Department also sponsers an Explorer Post of the Boy Scouts of America.