Independent Hose Company

2021 Incidents
Total 0 0

Apparatus stats
2020 2019 2018
Engine 600 1721 1632
Tower 33 72 135
Tanker 19 58 48
Ambulance 1529 4762 4755
Brush 13 43 25
Canteen 2 39 15
ATR 9 34 60
Duty Officer 31 127 115

Previous Stats
Fire EMS
2020 177 435
2019 2042 4762
2018 1812 4755
2017 1918 4616
2016 1892 4544
2015 1882 4244
2014 1742 4331
2013 1466 3633
2012 2158 3807
2011 1884 3659
2010 1751 3601

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Website Visitors
August 25, 2009
Visitors Today
Dec 05, 2021


The Independent Hose Company is always looking for new members to join our team. We are the most active station in Frederick County, providing Fire and EMS services to the citizens we serve.

Membership Types:

OPERATIONAL: This category of membership is for any person eighteen (18) years and older who desire to respond to emergency calls and pursue training as a Firefighter and/or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Operational members may also be asked to serve the company by participating in fundraisers or other company functions. Operational members receive training, also must pass a physical exam and take recurring training and exams to stay qualified for Operational membership.

ADMINISTRATIVE: This category of membership is for any person eighteen (18) years and older who wish to be a part of the company but do not want to respond to emergency calls. Associate members serve the company through participation in administrative offices such as serving on committees and participating in company functions and fundraisers.

CADET: This category of membership is for any person sixteen (16) and seventeen (17) years of age, with written consent of their parent or legal guardian, who wish to be either an Operational or Associate member. These Cadet members serve the company by participating in training, fundraising and/or other company functions.

If you have any questions or would like more information on becoming a member, please contact the IHC Membership Committee at::

If you would like an application please click on the appropriate application below:

IHC Applications (Please select):

Applicants 18 years and older

Applicants (Cadets) 16-17 years of age


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Independent Hose Company
310 Baughmans Lane
Frederick, MD 21702

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