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Drinking Water Rates
Rates Effective July 1, 2017

All water bills include a quantity charge, a service charge, and 5% utility taxThe following charges apply to all customers.

Water Quantity Charge
The quantity charge is based on how much water is used, in units of hundred cubic feet (HCF). One HCF is equivalent to 748 gallons of water. All customers pay a flat rate per HCF based on the location of your home or business. 


 Evergreen  Edenvale  Coyote  Alviso North San José
  Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3,4 Zone 5,6        
$ per HCF $3.58 $3.64 $3.93 $4.29 $3.58 $1.88 $4.79 $4.79

Meter Service Charge
All Municipal Water System customers pay a bi-monthly meter service charge based on the size of the meter. 

Meter Size Bi-Monthly Service Charge Fire Service Detector Check
5/8 inch  $53.40  $0
3/4 inch 53.40  0
1 inch 94.42  0
1 1/2 inch 162.76  0
2 inch 244.80 17.90
3 inch 504.54 26.84
4 inch 887.34 35.80
6 inch 1,940.00 53.68
8 inch 3,307.08 71.58
10 inch 5,221.02 89.48