The mission of the Whiteville Fire Department is to protect lives and property, to include the environment by providing prompt, skillful, and cost effective fire protection and life safety services.
The Whiteville Fire Department maintains a receptive and ethical work environment which is conducive to the development of innovative and creative solutions by employees to meet the ever-changing needs of the community.
The Whiteville Fire Department proudly protects over 5, 500 residents living in an area of 5.35 square miles. The Department consists of 10 full-time positions, 10 part-time (Volunteer) personnel.
The fire department has an ISO Rating of 4. This rating is used for insurance purposes. It is a rating based on fire station water systems, communication systems and how fast they respond to calls.