Area Served:592 square miles
Area Make-Up:Suburban, industrial, rural and agricultural
Population Served:390,918 (2016 estimate)
Governing Body:Elected Board of Directors (6)
Calls Per Year:37,309 (2017)
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)
Facilities14 Permanent Base Stations
2 Volunteer Bases
1 Headquarters
1 Training Center
EMS DispatchingSt. 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.