Hanlontown, Iowa

City Established 1899

Public Safety

Ambulance Service of Forest City

635 Hwy 9 East
Forest City, IA 50436

Emergency: 911

Phone: (641) 585-4634 (Non-Emergency)

Forest City Ambulance is Hanlontown's designated ambulance provider (You may designate another provider by going to the Northwood courthouse.)

Hanlontown Fire Department

214 Main St
Hanlontown IA 50444

Emergency: 911

Phone: (641) 896-2001 (Fire Station Non-Emergency)


The Hanlontown Fire Department is staffed by volunteers. For additional information see Fire Department under City.  

Worth County Sheriff

1000 Central Av
Northwood, IA 50459

Emergency: 911

Phone: (641) 324-2481 (Non-Emergency)

The County Sheriff's Department provides police services for Hanlontown.

Tornado Siren

Our tornado siren is tested locally, twice a day, following the tradition of the noon and 6 p.m. whistle. At 1 p.m. on the 1st Monday of the month remote operation is tested by the E911 Center in Northwood.