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How much water will a penny buy?

  • 4 Gallons for 1 Cent (Fresh Water)
  • 4 Gallons for 1 Cent (Cost of Disposal)
  • 2 Gallons for 1 Cent (Combined Cost Water & Sewer)

 

PurposeGallons UsedCost (Water & Sewer)
Load of Laundry 27 gallons 14 cents
Shower 20 gallons 11 cents
Dishwasing (auto) 4 gallons 2 cents
Toilet Flush 1.6 gallons 1 cent
Hand Washing 1.5 gallons 1 cent

One Dollar Will Buy

  • 7 Loads of Laundry
  • 9 Showers
  • 100 Hand Washings
  • 100 Toilet Flushes
  • 50 Auto. Dishwasher Loads

 

Potable Water: 1000 gallons = $2.67 (100 cu. ft. = $2.00)

Sanitary Sewer: 1000 gallons = $2.66 (100 cu. ft. = $1.99)

Water & Sewer Combined: 1000 gallons = $5.33 (100 cu. ft. = $3.99)