Delta Fire Department proudly protects approximatley 11000 people living in an area of 200+ 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 volunteer status.
Delta County Fire District #1 is located on the western slope of the rocky mountains,approximatley 230 miles west of Denver colorado Delta has an elevation of about 5000 ft above sea level,with all kinds of terrain from desert to deep canyons,to farmland.Delta is Located 39 miles south of Grand Junction and 21 miles north of Montrose Colorado. Springtime is our busy time of the year when farmers and property owners of Fire District #1 burn there Fields and irrigation ditches,the wind will pick up and move these controlled burns out of control.In the spring we will average 20-50 calls per month,then it will slow down.