Established 1895, ISO Rating 3
Station #1 (Chief Officer Staff Headquarters)
City Hall (Inspections and Administrative Staff)
65,060 (2015 census estimate), and an additional
Ames is a culturally diverse community with over 104 nationalities represented Ames is also home to:
2 Medium Rescues
1 Hazmat Truck
1 Rescue (EMS)
1 Rescue Boat
Emergency Calls (2017)
Fiscal Year 2017/18 $8.5 million
Approx. Cost of Services per Residence $85
(Property Tax Per $100,000 of Assessed Residential Valuation)
We will provide our citizens with exceptional service at the best price.
Employees will experience an enjoyable and stimulating work environment from which personal and professional growth can occur.