of Pineville sits on the southern side of Mecklenburg
County. It used to be a small country town, but now has
become a booming residential and commercial area. The
current population of approximately 7,300 people, and can
fluctuate to more then a couple hundred thousand during the
Holiday seasons and during special events in the area such
as the Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe's Motor Speedway.
Pineville Fire Department became incorporated in 1955.
The Pineville Fire Department is a combination department
that currently runs 8 trucks with approximately 55 members
that covers approximately 6.5 square miles. Pineville Fire
Department provides both Fire and EMS/First Responder to the
residents of Pineville and surrounding areas.
The Town of Pineville consist of a wide variety of
Residential, Commercial, and Industrial properties. For
example, Interstate 485, a major interstate runs through the
town. Carolina Place Mall is one of the areas busiest and
biggest malls. A regional hospital, CMC-Pineville, 8
multi-story hotels, 7 apartment complexes, 6 nursing homes,
and much more.
The Pineville Fire Department has gone from running 72 calls
in 1972 to right around 2000 calls in 2010.