Water

2020 Water Rates

$3.64 per 100 cubic feet of metered usage, plus applicable meter service charge:

Meter Size

Rate Meter Size Rate
0.75 inch or less $4.86 2 inches $34.51
1 inch $8.61 3 inches $77.65
1.25 inches $13.47 4 inches $138.01
1.50 inches $19.41 5 inches $310.56

2019 Water Rates

$3.53 per 100 cubic feet of metered usage, plus applicable meter service charge:

Meter SizeRateMeter SizeRate
0.75 inch or less$4.722 inches$33.50
1 inch$8.363 inches$75.39
1.25 inches$13.084 inches$133.99
1.50 inches$18.846 inches$301.51

Water Utility Tax

The City of Batavia charges a 4% Water Utility Tax. This tax goes to support general operations of the City. The charges are calculated by adding the base water charge to the use charge and multiplying by 4% (.04).

Water Conservation

Water conservation measures are an important first step in protecting our water supply. The City of Batavia has water conservation regulations in order to ensure that there is a continuous adequate water supply for drinking, bathing and fire protection.

Lawn Sprinkling Restrictions

The City of Batavia has restrictions on outdoor water use. For more information, see the Water Conservation page.