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Demographics

Black Forest Fire/Rescue Protection District covers approximately 50 square miles and provides service to approximately 10,000 friends and neighbors. The district is mostly a residential community with some small businesses and light commercial. The district protects approximately 5,000 structures with an assessed value of approximately $1.4 billion.

Black Forest Fire/Rescue is a combination Department comprised of 22 career Firefighters,  part-time firefighter paramedics, an Adminstrative Officer. and a Volunteer EMS program with 6 personnel   The District provides Advanced Life Support emergency transport for both in-district residents/visitors and as a mutual aid partner to El Paso County Fire Departments.

Black Forest Fire Rescue is also a strong community partner providing fire mitigation assessments, public education and awareness which include CPR and First Aid classes.  We started the high-visibility address post program to assist homeowners in addressing their residence to make it easier to locate them in an emergency.

Click here for Black Forest Fire’s District Map.

district map