Morehead City Fire-EMS proudly protects 12000 people living in an area of 16 square miles. We operate out of 2 stations that protect a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a combination of paid and volunteer status.
The Morehead City Fire-EMS Department is a combination Dept. of 20 career and 10 volunteer members. We protect a very diversified area that includes a deep water ocean port terminal. Our main industries are tourism and fishing. The Dept. operates 3 engines,2 ambulances, 1 tanker and a support/utility vehicle. WE also provide Paramedic level EMS service to our residents and visitors.