Water Rates & Charges Increase FY 2017-2018

Increases in certain water rates and charges will become effective July 3, 2017. These were adopted by the Tucson's Mayor and Council on May 17, 2016. Rates and charges are listed below. All other categories remain unaffected. For more information:

If you have any questions, send an e-mail to pico@tucsonaz.gov.

 

Single-Family Class

Per 100 cubic feet (Ccf)
(1 Ccf = 748 Gallons)

Usage (Ccf) Average Monthly Bill
0 $13.53
5 $26.08
8 (winter average) $35.20
9 (overall average) $39.30
10 (summer average) $43.40
16 $72.41
31 $204.33
45 $383.25
60 $574.95

All amounts shown are before tax. Taxes billed are turned over to the taxing authority and are not revenues of Tucson Water. Current tax rates are: 2.0%, City of Tucson; 6.1%, State of Arizona exiting Tucson Water website; 4.5%, Town of Marana exiting Tucson Water website; 4.0%, Town of Oro Valley exiting Tucson Water website 4.5%, City of South Tucson exiting Tucson Water website.

Usage Charges

Per 100 cubic feet (Ccf)
(1 Ccf = 748 Gallons)

Customer Class / Charge Categories Charge per Ccf
Residential Block Rates
Single Family
1 – 7 Ccf $1.73
8 – 15 Ccf $3.32
16 – 30 Ccf $7.73
Over 30 Ccf $12.00
Duplex-Triplex
1 – 10 Ccf $1.73
11 – 20 Ccf $3.32
21 – 35 Ccf $7.73
Over 35 Ccf $12.00

Monthly Service Charge

Flat rate paid by customer, regardless of the amount of water used.

Meter Size Rates
5/8 inch * $13.53 **
3/4 inch $18.21
1 inch $27.57
1-1/2 inch $50.96
2 inch $79.04
2-1/2 inch $116.48
3 inch $153.91
4 inch $261.53
6 inch $531.06
8 inch $799.66
10 inch $1,220.79
12 inch $2,016.27

Other Charges

Per 100 cubic feet (Ccf)
(1 Ccf = 748 Gallons)

Charge Charge per Ccf
Central Arizona Project (CAP) $0.69
Conservation Fee $0.09

Fire Sprinkler Monthly Service Charge

Flat rate paid by customer, regardless of the amount of water used.

Connection Size Rates
2 inch $12.94
3 inch $21.70
4 inch $33.95
6 inch $65.45
8 inch $96.95
10 inch $143.83
12 inch $239.60

Other Classes: Base Rates

Per 100 cubic feet (Ccf)
(1 Ccf = 748 Gallons)

Charge Charge per Ccf
Multifamily $2.94
Mobile Home Parks
w/submeters
$2.19
Commercial $2.88
Industrial $2.85
Construction $3.19