Shanksville is a small, quiet, hardworking rural town in the Laurel Mountains of Western Pennsylvania. The town has a population of 250 people. Located within the Borough, the Shanksville Volunteer Fire Department provides fire, emergency medical services (EMS), and various types of rescue, including SCUBA. The Department covers a fire district of approximately 62 square miles with an approximate population of 2,500. This includes 3 municipalities: Shanksville Borough, Indian Lake Borough, and Stonycreek Township. We also provide emergency services for 15 miles of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The Shanksville Volunteer Fire Department currently has 28 active members.



625 North Street ~ Shanksville, PA 15560 ~ 814-267-4737