The District currently has 6 fire stations, 5 of which are staffed with fulltime, paid personnel supplemented by reserve firefighters and one of which is all volunteer. The District's primary service area is approximately 92 square miles with an estimated population approaching 50,000 people. The department also provides emergency medical services for 40 additional square miles outside the primary service area. There are approximately 58 fulltime emergency services personnel, 10 support personnel, 12 reserve firefighters and 42 volunteer firefighters, as well as 9 volunteer office staff.
The District is made up of 2 Divisions - Fallbrook and Rainbow. The North County Fire Protection District Board is the governing body for both Divisions. The Rainbow Division has a local advisory board who coordinates the operational activities and make recommendations to the North County Fire Protection District Board.
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