Construction Cost Estimates for Fire Station, 1 Story in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a fire station, 1 story using US National Average costs from 2013 RSMeans cost data. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 6000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a fire station, 1 story in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of fire station, 1 story models by state.

NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on RSMeans Online - our online cost estimating tool.

Fire Station, 1 Story Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 14.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 6000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $112.42 $674,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $28.10 $168,600
Architectural Fees 8% $11.24 $67,500
Total Building Cost $151.76 $910,600
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $103.83 $623,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $25.96 $155,800
Architectural Fees 8% $10.38 $62,300
Total Building Cost $140.18 $841,100

Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Steel Joists

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Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick Concrete Block Back-up / Bearing Walls

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Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick Concrete Block Back-up / Steel Joists

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Limestone with Concrete Block Back-up / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
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Fire Station, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Limestone with Concrete Block Back-up / Steel Joists

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)
Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)
Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--