The Barnesville Fire Department has 40 fireman on the roster with one Fire Chief and one Assistant Fire Chief. The Barnesville Fire Department is well supplied with two engines, one ladder truck, one new tanker, one new grass truck, one utility truck, and one boat with trailer. The fire department has a coverage area of 83 sq. miles, including the Village of Barnesville, Warren Township, Kirkwood Township, part of Flushing Township, the Northwest part of Piedmont Lake, and parts of Goshen and Wayne Townships off of the Sandy Ridge area. Mutual aid calls to surrounding villages are also covered. The department's response time off station is four minutes from the time of tones.