Fire & Code Compliance

About the Department


As First Responders to fires, public safety, medical emergencies and disasters, the North St. Paul Fire Department protects the lives and property of the City of North St. Paul residents. The department advances public safety through its fire prevention, investigation and education programs. The timely delivery of these services enables the North St. Paul Fire Department to make significant contributions to the safety of our community.

Staff & Support


The North St. Paul Fire Department is a combination department with 3 full-time and 40 paid-per-call employees that serve the City of North St. Paul and its residents within a 3.1 square mile area. Advanced Life Support (ALS) ambulance service is provided by Lakeview Hospital EMS paramedics who are based at the fire station.

Call Log


In 2017, the Fire Department responded to 1,319 Fire / Rescue / Medical calls for service. On average nearly 4 calls per day.

Department Rating


The North St. Paul Fire Department received confirmation from the Insurance Services Office (ISO) that its services are worthy of a rating of 4. This means that of the 2,069 fire departments in Minnesota only 39 have a higher rating placing us in the top 7%. Congratulations to the North St. Paul Firefighters!