Fire Department

Mission

Provide exceptional, high-quality programs and services that:

  • Enhance the community
  • Exceed customer expectation
  • Are provided at an acceptable cost to the taxpayer

Vision

Working together to enhance the community.

Fire GamesCommunity & Fire Department Information

  • Area covered - 87 square miles
  • Civilian Support - 3
  • Fire Administration - 8
  • Fire Ambulance - 3
  • Fire Engines - 3
  • Fire Stations - 3
  • Fire Suppression Employees - 69
  • Population - 45,000 people

Administration

  • Fire Chief David Zacherl
  • Battalion Chief Steve Cooley
  • Assistant Chief Jesse Rubio
  • Battalion Chief Steve Strickhausen
  • Battalion Chief Joe Tumbleson

Types of Calls

Call TypeNumber of CallsPercentage
EMS5,73778%
Service93414%
False3204%
Fire1772%
HazMat1532%
Total7,321100%


ISO Rating

Texas City's current Insurance Services Office (ISO) Rating Score is 4.