About Colfax Fire

Colfax Fire Department is located in western Guilford County, North Carolina. The department covers 16 square miles of fire district and provides fire, rescue and emergency medical services to approximately 6500 residents. We currently have 44 members and utilize a combination volunteer/paid staffing model. CFD operates out of Station 16 where it houses an Engine, Tanker, Quint (Ladder) and Brush Unit. An additional volunteer Engine Company is housed at High Point Fire Department Station 26 (previously CFD Station 26). Our Department responds to approximately 1000 calls annually providing automatic and mutual aid to the Cities of Greensboro, High Point, Town of Kernersville and neighboring departments in Guilford and Forsyth Counties. Colfax Fire Department provides 24-hour coverage, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and maintains an ISO Class 2/9E insurance rating.