MAKING THE WEST MIDLANDS SAFER, STRONGER AND HEALTHIER
We are the second largest fire and rescue service in the country, serving 2.8 million residents across seven local authority areas (Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton councils).
The West Midlands has a diverse and multi-cultural population, spread across 902 square kilometres. It includes areas with the highest risk in England outside of London, presenting a range of socio-economic and health and wellbeing challenges.
Area (sq km)
People (per sq km)
The Population of the West Midlands
- Asian or Asian British
- Black African
- Mixed Origin