WATER UTILITY SERVICES

2021 Water and Wastewater Rate Changes

Effective January 1, 2021, the City of Waco City Council has approved changes to water and wastewater rates.  (See the complete list of new rates below.)

• The most notable difference
The most notable change in the 2021 rates is the addition of two more volumetric tiers to residential water rates. While there have historically been only three volumetic tiers, beginning in 2021, there will be five residential water volumetric rate tiers.

Rates Effective January 1, 2021

Residential Water Rates (2021) Inside City Outside City
5/8 inch meter $22.21 $25.54
1 inch meter $35.89 $41.27
1.5 inch $51.68 $59.43
Volumetric per 1,000 Gallons per 1,000 gallons
0 - 3,000 gallons $2.66 $3.06
3,001 - 8,000 gallons $3.33 $3.83
8,001 - 15,000 gallons $4.16 $4.78
15,001 - 25,000 gallons $5.20 $5.98
25,000+ gallons $6.50 $7.48
Non-Residential / Irrigation Rates (2021) Inside City Outside City
5/8 inch meter $22.21 $25.54
1 inch meter $61.56 $70.79
1.5 inch meter $110.49 $127.06
2 inch meter $169.17 $194.55
3 inch meter $292.95 $336.89
4 inch meter $428.16 $492.38
6 inch meter $644.10 $740.72
8 inch meter $909.05 $1,045.41
10 inch meter 1,391.10 $1,599.77
Volumetric per 1,000 galons per 1,000 gallons
$3.53 $4.06
Irrigation Volumetric per 1,000 gallons per 1,000 gallons
0 - 25,000 gallons $5.20 $5.98
25,000+ gallons $6.50 $7.48
Residential Wastewater Rates (2021) Inside City Outside City
Base $22.57 $25.96
Volumetric per 1,000 gallons per 1,000 gallons
$5.42 $6.23
Non-Residential Wastewater Rates (2021) Inside City Outside City
5/8 inch meter $22.57 $25.96
1 inch meter $32.73 $37.64
1.5 inch meter $49.71 $57.17
2 inch meter $70.08 $80.59
3 inch meter $97.22 $111.80
4 inch meter $124.38 $143.04
6 inch meter $185.44 $213.26
8 inch meter $287.28 $330.37
10 inch meter $359.72 $413.68
Volumeteric per 1,000 gallons per 1,000 gallons
$5.42 $6.23