“Fueled by Fire, Driven by Courage”

This is the unofficial website representing the Firefighters of Houston Firehouse 68.

Firehouse 68 is one of the busiest fire stations in the city of Houston, and also serves as home to the busiest district for the Houston Fire Department. The other firehouses in District 68 are: 51’s, 73’s, & 82’s.

“The Crossings on Airport” Apartment Fire 8200 West Airport at S Gessner, 6/14/2011

Located at the corner of Bissonnet & South Gessner, Firehouse 68 is in the heart of southwest Houston, the most densely populated area of the city. Station 68’s still-alarm territory includes multi-story apartment complexes, high-rise commercial buildings, industrial warehouses, big-box retail & strip-centers, and residential single-family homes. The area is also home to a very diverse population which includes immigrants from Southeast Asia, Africa, and Central America.

As always, we appreciate you stopping by to check out our website. For more information about the Houston Fire Department, visit HoustonFire.com.

Thanks for visiting!


Editor’s Note: A very special thanks goes to Jay Grantham, who designed, launched, and maintained the original 68’s website back in 2001; Ryan Newcom, who helped design and launch this site in 2006; and Traci Davis, who helped overhaul this site in 2012. Thank you each so much for all your generosity, help, and support!