Current and Proposed Rates

Water Rates and Charges

CCWD’s water rates are calculated to collect sufficient funds to operate and maintain your water system. See the District’s Code of Regulations Title 5 Water Supply and Rates (PDF) for full details.

Below are current water rates (effective February 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021) side-by-side with the proposed 2021 rates.

Back to the 2021 Water Rate Proposal.

Treated Water Rates and Charges

  1. Quantity Charges
  2. Daily Charges
  3. Backflow Prevention Charges

Quantity Charges

Quantity charges are based on actual usage in units. A unit of water is equivalent to 748.05 gallons or one hundred cubic feet (HCF).

Usage is for the cost of source water delivery, treatment and distribution for water used during a billing period. The current rate for Usage is less than one cent per gallon.

Energy is for the cost to pump treated water to various elevation zones.

Energy ChargeCurrent ($/unit)Proposed ($/unit)
Zone 1$ 0.0801
$ 0.0873
Zone 2$ 0.2070
$ 0.2184
Zone 3$ 0.2992
$ 0.3262
Zone 4$ 0.3926
$ 0.4042
Zone 5$ 0.5093
$ 0.5317
Zone 6$ 0.6862
$ 0.7173
Zone 7$ 0.8911
$ 0.9340
Zone 8$ 1.3648
$ 1.3805
Usage ChargeCurrent ($/unit)Proposed ($/unit)
Usage Charge$ 4.8347
$ 5.0144

Untreated Water Rates and Charges

  1. Unmetered Landscape Irrigation
  2. Municipal, Industrial, and...
  3. Agricultural Irrigation

Unmetered Landscape Irrigation

Landscape Irrigation -
Unmetered Customers
CurrentProposed
Service Charge ($/year)$ 85.92
$ 89.57
Usage Charge ($/0.05 acre)$ 128.14
$ 131.13
Demand Charge ($/0.05 acre)$ 31.81
$ 36.73