Bonham Fire Department proudly protects 35,000 people living in an area of about 100 square miles. We operate out of 2 stations that protects a primarily rural area. Our department is a public department whose members consist of paid and volunteer status.
We are the only paid department out of 13 in Fannin county. Bonham is located approximately 75 miles notheast of Dallas, between the larger cities of Sherman and Paris, on Highway 82/56. The Department consists of 38 Career and 8 Volunteer Firefighters. Bonham Fire Department provides emergency and non emergency ambulance service to the entire county. Our department operates with 2 engines, 2 rescue/brush trucks, 5 ALS ambulances, 1 command vehicle, and 1 boat.