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Residential Water Rates

Wastewater (Sewer) Rates

In addition to the informational tables below, detailed information on rates for all City utility services, including electric, sanitation, water and wastewater, can be found in the City of College Station Code of Ordinances, Chapter 11.

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See how peak water demands will affect our production in 2025, and why conservation efforts are needed. Measures include:

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  • demand rate with conservation and reuse

WATER RATES 

The increasing volumetric rate structure for water outlined below applies to residential single family customers only. Commercial irrigation-only customers, for example businesses and HOA common areas, pay the $2.68 per thousand gallons rate.

 

Usage (gallons)

Rate / 1,000 Gallons

 Residential

0 - 10,000

$2.26

 

11,000 - 15,000

$2.94

 

16,000 - 20,000

$3.61

 

21,000 - 25,000

$4.28

 

26,000- above

$4.96

 

Meter Fee

$10.19

     
Commercial - Domestic

Domestic (inside) usage

$2.49

Commercial - Irrigation

Irrigation (outside) usage

$2.68

 

Meter Fee

Varies by meter size

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Sample Residential Water Bills

Water Usage

Water Charge

5,000 Gallons

$21.51

10,000 Gallons

$32.83

15,000 Gallons

$47.52

20,000 Gallons

$65.58

25,000 Gallons

$87.00

30,000 Gallons

$111.78

40,000 Gallons

$161.35

50,000 Gallons

$210.93

60,000 Gallons

$260.50

70,000 Gallons

$310.07

80,000 Gallons

$359.64

*NOTE: The rates shown above were approved by City Council on 9/23/2010 and are effective for bills mailed after 10/1/2010.

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 WASTEWATER RATES

Inside City Limits - Wastewater Rates effective 10/1/16

Customer Class: Monthly Service Charge: Usage Charge: Maximum Billing:
Single Family Residential: $20.28 includes first 4,000 gallons of water metered $4.06 / 1,000 gallons $44.64
Multi-Family Residential: Less than 50 units, no kitchens $17.40 per month (no usage included) $4.06 /1,000 gallons No maximum
Multi-Family Residential: 50 or more units, no kitchens $16.10 per month, per unit No usage charge $16.10 (flat rate)
Multi-Family Residential w/kitchens in each unit $25.80 per month, per unit No usage charge $25.80 (flat rate)
Commercial $17.40 per month (no usage included) $4.83 /1,000 gallons No maximum

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Wastewater Rates - Customers not on City of College Station water system:

Gallons of water billed per month: Residential Rates, effective 10/1/16:
0 - 5,000 gallons $20.28 per month
5,001 - 7,000 gallons $28.39 per month
7,001 - 9,000 gallons $36.51 per month
9,001 - 10,000+ gallons $44.64 per month
Water usage not established: $44.64 per month

 

"Package" wastewater treatment plants: $49.05
Commercial Wastewater (Effective 1/1/2015) $17.40 monthly service charge, plus:

$4.83 / thousand gallons usage charge

Based on average monthly water use for the previous twelve (12) months

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Last updated: 9/28/2016 2:56:41 PM