Water & Wastewater Systems

Important Note

The information displayed on this page was collected on June 30, 2018.

  1. Water
  2. Wastewater

Water

  • Miles of water lines: 1,995
  • Water storage tanks: 23 
  • Total water-tank capacity: 38.25 million gallons 
  • Water pump stations: 14 
  • Water - Active services: 110,739
    • An active service is a paid fee that allows for a connection to the utility system. This number does not include portable meters or service-line irrigation. 
  • Estimated drinking water customers: 314,561 
  • Water supplied (for year 2018: average daily flow): 35.29 million gallons per day (MGD)

Water Sources

Water Plants

Addison-Evans Water Production & Laboratory Facility

  • Capacity: 12 MGD
  • Average production: 6.98 MGD

Appomattox River Water Authority

  • Capacity: 96 MGD
  • Allocation: 66.5 MGD
  • Average purchased: 20.83 MGD 

City of Richmond

  • Allocation: 27 MGD
  • Average purchased: 9.02 MGD