Last Updated: 10/20/2014

Coverage Area


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Mutual Assist Companies listed Clock wise, starting North, around our "First Due", or "First Run", Area.

{Our "First Due", or "First Run", Area is the area that Ridge Officially Covers First}

{Mutual Assit Companies see our area as "Second Due", "Third Due", etc. depending on how far away they are.}

{The Mutual Assit Companies listed here are our "Second Due" Companies.}

{When we give Mutual Assistance those would be our "Second Due", "Third Due", etc. areas depending on how far away they are.}

     Within the five townships that we cover, all or part of, in our "First Due", or "First Run", Area we cover around 30 square miles, over 9,000 people (using counts from 2000 Census), with around 110 miles of municipal and state roads.

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North - Linfield Fire Company #51 - 1077 Main St. Linfield, PA 19468 - Montgomery County

North East - Liberty Spring City Fire Company #63 - Spring City, PA  19475 - Chester County

East - Kimberton Fire Company #61 - 2276 Kimberton Rd, Kimberton, PA  19442 - Chester County

South South West - Ludwigs Corner Fire Company #73 - 1325 North Pottstown Pike, Glenmoore, PA  19343-9560 - Chester County

West - Twin Valley Fire Company #69 - {Elverson Fire House}25 Hall St Elverson, PA 19520 - Chester County

     {Twin Valley was formerly Elverson #32 & Morgantown #9.  They have been combined}

North West - Norco Fire Company #64 - 144 W. Schuylkill Road,  Pottstown, PA  19464 - Chester County

  We also work with several specialized companies.  State Forestry District #17, West - Chester County, for forest fires, Pottstown Special Operations #69, Montgomery County, for Trench, High Angle, etc rescues. Pottstown Special Operations #69 is part of Pottstown Goodwill Steam Fire Company #1, Montgomery County.



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Area shown Via Google Maps ®

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To see our approximate coverage area in the ADC 16th Edition Map book look at maps 3137, 3138, 3139, 3249, 3250, and 3251,  Ridge Fire Company is located on map 3251 B3.  



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Ridge Fire Coverage Detail

This is for the "First Due" or "First Run" area and does NOT include entire Mutual Assist area

Population Based on 2010 Census numbers

{The Census is done every 10 years, next will be done 2020}

{This information from the PA Department of the Auditor General}

{2000=2000 US Census numbers}

{"% Covered" recalculated 10/2014}

Township % Covered Area Total Area Covered Population Pop Covered Township State Total MI Covered Township
MI/Miles use 2000 % by Ridge SQ MI by Ridge Total by Ridge Miles Miles Miles by Ridge Founded
West Vincent 8.70 17.90 2.685 4,567 399 39.920 19.77 59.69 8.954 1832
2000 15.00 3,170 476
East Vincent 51.00 14.00 4.900 6,778 3,457 32.864 19.96 52.82 18.488 1837
2000 35.00 5,493 1,923
South Coventry 100.00 7.86 7.860 2,604 2,604 14.830 9.12 23.95 23.950 1841
2000 100.00 1,895 1,895
Warwick 18.40 19.01 1.901 2,507 475 27.820 22.41 50.23 5.023 1842
2000 10.00 2,556 255.60
East Coventry 100.00 11.20 11.200 6,636 6,636 42.000 12.20 54.20 54.200 1844
2000 100.00 4,566 4,566
69.97 28.546 23,092 13,571 157.434 83.46 240.89 110.615
2000 17,680 9,115
2000 to 2010 % Change +30.85% +48.89%

Market Values based on 2007 numbers

Township Pop Covered Total % Covered Covered Value
by Ridge Market Value by Ridge by Ridge
West Vincent 475.50 346,701,900.00 15.00 52,005,285.00
East Vinvent 1922.55 514,771,100.00 35.00 180,169,885.00
South Coventry 1895.00 191,453,300.00 100.00 191,453,300.00
Warwick 255.60 212,687,400.00 10.00 21,268,740.00
East Coventry 4566.00 476,821,800.00 100.00 476,821,800.00
1,742,435,500.00 921,719,010.00

Market Values based on 2004 numbers

Township Pop Covered Total % Covered Covered Value
by Ridge Market Value by Ridge by Ridge
West Vincent 475.50 334,245,200.00 15.00 50,136,780.00
East Vinvent 1922.55 365,830,300.00 35.00 128,040,605.00
South Coventry 1895.00 130,615,100.00 100.00 130,615,100.00
Warwick 255.60 164,631,700.00 10.00 16,463,170.00
East Coventry 4566.00 246,172,300.00 100.00 246,172,300.00
9114.65 1,241,494,600.00 571,427,955.00


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