Built in 1992, Station 18 is the only DCVFD station with an address on Dale Blvd. Serving the western-edge of Dale City, Station 18’s first-due extends from Ridgefield Road to half of Purcell Road along Dale Blvd.

The station is home to Engine 518, Medic/Ambulance 518, Brush 518, a backup Medic/Ambulance and a utility.