Membership Type

Interior/Exterior Firefighter Breakdown
Interior Firefighters (Firefighter 1, Basic Firefighter, Firefighting Essentials training or better) 48
Exterior Firefighters- trained (Basic Exterior Firefighter Operations training, Equivalent or better) 210
Exterior Firefighters- training not completed (includes 2 Exempt clergy members) 7
Total Members 265

Membership Geographically

Members residing within the city limits
Residing in the First Ward 38
Residing in the Second Ward 35
Residing in Third Ward 49
Residing in Fourth Ward 45
Total Members 167 (63%)

Members residing within the Town of Deerpark
Residing in the hamlets of Cuddebackville & Godeffroy 1
Residing in the hamlets of Huguenot 21
Residing in the hamlets of Sparrowbush, Cahoonzie & Rio 13
Total Members 35 (13.2%)

Members residing within the Town of Greenville
Total Members 3 (1.13%)

Members residing within other areas of Orange County
Total Members 4 (1.3%)

Members residing within the County of Sullivan
Residing in the Town of Lumberland area 7
Residing in other areas of Sullivan County 6
Total Members 13 (4.9%)

Members residing within the County of Pike, Pennsylvania
Residing in the Borough of Matamoras and surrounding area 11
Residing in the Borough of Milford and surrounding area 5
Total Members 16 (6%)

Members residing within the County of Sussex, New Jersey
Residing in the Township of Montague 4
Residing in other areas of Sussex County 1
Total Members 5 (1.8%)

Members residing in other areas
Total Members 22 (8.3%)

Interior Firefighters Geographically

Interior Firefighters residing within the city limits
Residing in the First Ward 8
Residing in the Second Ward 10
Residing in the Third Ward 12
Residing within the Fourth Ward 9
Total Members 39 (81.25%)

Interior Firefighters residing within the Town of Deerpark
Residing in the hamlets of Cuddebackville & Godeffroy 0
Residing in the hamlets of Huguenot 2
Residing in the hamlets of Sparrowbush, Cahoonzie & Rio 4
Total Members 6 (12.5%)

Interior Firefighters within the Town of Greenville
Total Members 0 (0%)

Interior Firefighters residing within other areas of Orange County
Total Members 0 (0%)

Interior Firefighters residing within the County of Sullivan
Residing in the Town of Lumberland area 0
Residing in other areas of Sullivan County 0
Total Members 0 (0%)

Interior Firefighters residing within the County of Pike, Pennsylvania
Residing in the Borough of Matamoras and surrounding area 1
Residing in the Borough of Milford and surrounding area 0
Total Members 1 (2%)

Interior Firefighters residing within the County of Sussex, New Jersey
Residing in the Township of Montague 0
Residing in other areas of Sussex County 1
Total Members 1 (2%)

Interior Firefighters residing within other areas
Total Members 1 (2%)

Exterior Firefighters Geographically

Exterior Firefighters residing within the city limits
Residing in the First Ward 30
Residing in the Second Ward 25
Residing in the Third Ward 37
Residing within the Fourth Ward 36
Total Members 128 (58.98%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within the Town of Deerpark
Residing in the hamlets of Cuddebackville & Godeffroy 1
Residing in the hamlets of Huguenot 19
Residing in the hamlets of Sparrowbush, Cahoonzie & Rio 9
Total Members 29 (13.36%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within the Town of Greenville
Total Members 3 (1.3%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within other areas of Orange County
Total Members 4 (1.8%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within the County of Sullivan
Residing in the Town of Lumberland area 7
Residing in other areas of Sullivan County 6
Total Members 13 (5.99%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within the County of Pike, Pennsylvania
Residing in the Borough of Matamoras and surrounding area 10
Residing in the Borough of Milford and surrounding area 5
Total Members 15 (6.9%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within the County of Sussex, New Jersey
Residing in the Township of Montague 4
Residing in other areas of Sussex County 0
Total Members 4 (1.8%)

Exterior Firefighters residing within other areas
Total Members 21 (9,67%)

Firefighter Classification by Company

Company Name Interior Dept. Percent Exterior Exterior Not Trained Total
Neversink Engine Company No. 1 9 18.75% 43 3 55
Delaware Engine Company No.2 7 14.58% 52 1 60
Howard Wheat Engine Company No. 4 5 10.41% 24 1 30
Excelsior Engine Company No. 5 12 25% 35 1 48
Tri State Hose Company No. 6 4 8.33% 30 1 35
Maghogomock H&L Company No. 1 11 22.91% 26 0 37
Totals 48 99 210 7 265

Firefighter age by Classification

Classification Age 16-17 Age 18-35 Age 36-50 Age 51-60 Age 61 + Total Perecnt
Interior 0 21 13 10 4 48 18.1%
Exterior 0 19 42 36 113 210 79.2%
Exterior not trained 2 3 0 1 1 7 2.6%
Total 2 43 55 47 118 265
Percentage 0.0075% 16.22% 20.75% 16.98% 45.28%

Firefighter age by Company

Company Age 16-17 Age 18-35 Age 36-50 Age 51-60 Age 61 + Total Perecnt
Neversink 2 5 14 10 24 55 20.75%
Delaware 0 7 17 10 26 60 22.64%
Howard Wheat 0 2 3 7 18 30 11.32%
Excelsior 0 9 10 12 17 48 18.11%
Tri State 0 7 3 6 19 35 13.2%
Maghogomock 0 13 8 2 14 37 14.96%
Total 2 43 55 47 118 265

Creditable Service Years By Company

Company -1 Year 1-5 Years 6-24 Years 25-49 Years 50+ Years Total Perecnt 25+ Years
Neversink 2 6 21 17 9 55 47.27%
Delaware 1 3 20 21 15 60 60%
Howard Wheat 1 2 7 13 7 30 66.6%
Excelsior 0 5 15 22 6 48 58.33%
Tri State 1 3 5 16 10 35 74.28%
Maghogomock 0 6 13 13 5 37 48.6%
Total 5 25 81 102 52 265 58.11%

Note: The interior firefighters indicated above have been medically qualified to perform those duties as of 12/31/2020. There are several members that, as of this date, had not been medically qualified for 2021, and several members had their results placed on hold pending additional documentation. Subject to change.

Fifty (50) years ago in 1971, the Department maintained a membership roster of nearly 525 members. Often in years prior there was waiting lists to join each company. Today we are about 50.4% of that membership level at 265 members.