Roebuck Fire District

The Roebuck Fire Department is a combination department with paid staff and volunteers. We cover approximately 29 square miles of suburban and rural area outside the City of Spartanburg. This includes 13 miles of interstate, 5 miles of railroad, 7 large underground fuel/gas pipelines, 3 miles of high tension power lines, a propane distribution site, 1 power substation, and 5 schools. Dorman High School has approximately 3500 student & staff and a football stadium that seats 15,000.  We run approximately 950 fire incidents each year and back up EMS on cardiac arrest calls.


On behalf of the members of the Roebuck Fire District, we welcome you to our website. The Roebuck Fire Department is proud to serve the people of Roebuck, South Carolina with a modern, progressive, and well-trained department of firefighters and support staff. We take great pride in the services our dedicated firefighters provide to make our beautiful community a wonderful place to work and live.

Over the last fifty years, the Roebuck Fire Department has expanded its services to meet the ever-changing needs of the community. Our leaders have set up automatic response areas with our neighboring fire departments to provide equipment and manpower response equal only to that which you would find in larger cities. This has been done without any additional taxing to our community.


The Roebuck Fire Department works diligently to provide the protection our citizens have come to expect and deserve. Our dedication is to the citizens of our community. We value our community partnerships that are vital to maintaining a safe and prospering community.

Please browse our website to learn more about the services we provide. We welcome and appreciate your comments on how we can better serve our citizens and visitors.

- Brian E. Harvey, Fire Chief