|Area Served:||562.65 square miles|
|Area Make-Up:||Suburban, industrial, rural and agricultural|
|Population Served:||85,432 (2017)|
|Governing Body:||Elected Board of Directors (6)|
|Calls Per Year:||8988 (2018)|
|Type of Service:||Emergency & Non-Emergency|
|Facilities||6 Permanent Base Stations|
|EMS Dispatching||Cox EMS Dispatch – Springfield Missouri|
|Service Area:||All but the Western portion, panhandle of Christian County|
|Unique Characteristics of area:||-County is rectangle in shape with a “panhandle” for the
western portion of the county.
-Has been defined as one of the fastest growing counties
in the state of Missouri.
-Major highway thoroughfare to Branson & Arkansas.
-Severe storms, flooding, periods of bitter cold and sweltering
heat are common.
-Located near the New Madrid earthquake fault.
|Year||Total Call Volume|