|Area Served:||592 square miles|
|Area Make-Up:||Suburban, industrial, rural and agricultural|
|Population Served:||385,590 (2015 estimate)|
|Governing Body:||Elected Board of Directors (6)|
|Calls Per Year:||35,392 (2015)|
|Type of Service:||Emergency & Non-Emergency|
|Ambulances:||16 ALS (24 hr. platoon system)
5 ALS (10 hr. transfer system)
2 ALS (16 hr. transfer system)
|Facilities||14 Permanent Base Stations
2 Volunteer Bases
1 Training Center
|EMS Dispatching||St. Charles County Dispatch & Alarm|
|Service Area:||All municipalities & unincorporated areas of St. Charles County|
|Unique Characteristics of area:||-County is triangular in shape, bordered on two sides by rivers.
-Due to close proximity to St. Louis, our County has been one of the fastest-growing areas of the U.S.
-Major interstate highways, railways and fuel pipelines cross the county.
-Severe storms, flooding, periods of bitter cold and sweltering heat are common.
-Located near the New Madrid earthquake fault.