North East Fire Department is committed to providing professional fire and medical services to the citizens of Fort Bend County. Whether it be a fire, medical emergency, wreck, or rescue our members are ready to respond swift and professional manner to ensure the best possible outcome for all those we serve and protect.


Fire Suppression

Probably the most understood aspect of our job, responding to fires is something the North East Fire Department takes pride in doing swiftly and effectively. Whether it be a house, car, apartment, or commercial building the firefighters of North East are trained and ready to respond.

Medical Services

Every employee of North East Fire Department is trained as an EMT-basic or EMT-paramedic. We respond as first responders on medical calls, often arriving before the ambulance. When seconds count, lifesaving care by trained professionals can be the difference between life and death.


Rescues of various types are also the responsibility of North East Fire Department.  Beyond water rescues, North East Firefighters respond to extrication, confined space, high angle, below grade and any other type of technical rescue should the need arise.

Dive Team

Our dive team was formed in May 2020 and put into service on November 15, 2020.  The team consists of 12 divers who have completed Public Safety Diver, Full Face Dive, Dry Suit Diving, Dive Rescue 1, ROV Operations and Side Scan Sonar Operation classes.


Established in 1972 as a small town volunteer fire department, the North East Fort Bend Fire Department has seen many changes through out the years. What started as a department with one fire truck, stationed out of members homes has developed into a department with 2 stations, 60 employees, and 16 fire apparatus, a crew of 9 Firefighters, 3 Captains, and 1 Battalion Chief staff the two stations 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year ready to respond to any emergency at a moments notice in an area of 20 square miles.

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North East Fire Department services unincorporated areas of Fort Bend County providing coverage to approximately 56,000 people covering 20 square miles. Bordering Houston to the East and Highway 99 to the West, North East coverage area provides a wide variety development including: single family residential, multi-family residential, and commercial.

Beyond having a wide variety of occupancies, North East also covers many busy road ways including portions of Highway 6, Highway 99, Beechnut, Bissonnet, West Airport, West Belfort, and FM 1464

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Fire: 689
EMS: 2237
Other: 109
TOTAL: 3035


Fire: 766
EMS: 2309
Other: 129
TOTAL: 3204


Fire: 782
EMS: 2775
Other: 251
TOTAL: 3808

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7/21/22 19:01 HRS- MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT @ Harlem Rd. & Morton. Northeast Fire/Rescue crews were dispatched to a two vehicle MVA. Crews arrived on location with multiple injuries reported with one patient requiring extrication. Crews immediately went to work, executed a quick door pop. Fort Bend County EMS had patient care of both patients. ... See MoreSee Less
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Early morning concrete pours!! This slab is the beginning stage of our new storage building that will be located behind our station #1. ... See MoreSee Less
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7/12/22 13:51 GRASS FIRE @ Tx-6 & Bissonnet St. Northeast Fire/Rescue dispatched to a grass fire in front of the LA Fitness on Tx-6. Crews arrived to a small grass fire in the lot in front of the business. Crews quickly went to work and extinguished the blaze. No injuries reported. ** BURN BAN STILL IN AFFECT ** ... See MoreSee Less
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7/4/22 22:17 HRS- STRUCTURE FIRE @ 9100 block of Gianna Ct. Northeast Fire/Rescue dispatched to a house on fire w/ unknown occupants. Units arrived on location to a single story home w/ a working fire. Crews immediately went to work to begin supression efforts. Crews knocked down the fire, searched the home, checked for extension of fire, and ventilated the home. One dog was rescued during the fire. No injuries reported. Fire investigation is being conducted by Fort Bend County Fire Marshal's Office Huge thanks to our mutual aid companies from; Community Volunteer Fire Department, Stafford Fire Department, Sugar Land Fire - EMS, Fort Bend County EMS, and Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office. ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy 4th of July from your Northeast Fort Bend County Fire Department!! ... See MoreSee Less
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