2005 Annual Statistics

 Summary

 The 2005 structure fire loss in Marshfield resulted in a significant increase in comparison with 2004.  The total fire loss for 2005 was $1,090,800.  There were seven (7) high dollar loss structure fires in 2005, each totaling more than $10,000 each. Vehicle fire loss for 2005 totaled $3,675, which is a significant decrease from vehicle fire loss in 2004 of $18,900.

Major Fires

1121 Briarwood Street

estimated $10,000 structure fire loss

216 S. Central Avenue

estimated $800,000 structure fire loss

300 E. Fourth Street

estimated $60,000 structure fire loss

1213 S. Central Avenue

estimated $30,000 structure fire loss

113 W. Doege Street

estimated $14,000 structure fire loss

919 Martin Drive

estimated $100,000 structure fire loss

301 N. Central Avenue

estimated $25,000 structure fire loss

 

City Statistics

Total number of fires responded to in the City

44

Total number of City ambulance assist calls

3

Total number of false or accidental City fire alarms

114

Total number of other types of City calls (including 16 carbon monoxide (CO) responses in the City)

93

TOTAL NUMBER OF CITY FIRE RELATED CALLS

254

TOTAL NUMBER OF AMBULANCE CALLS

2,093

TOTAL NUMBER OF CALLS RECEIVED BY THIS DEPARTMENT  (includes fire and ambulance)

2,347

5 year average "City Fire Loss" for which the Department was called

$650,480.00

2005 "City Fire Loss" for which the Department was called

$1,090,800.00

Estimated fire loss per capita for the City of Marshfield

$56.64

Per capita cost of maintaining the Fire Department

$128.18

Per capita cost of maintaining the Ambulance

$0.00