Water / Sewer Rates

Beginning with the October 1, 2012 utility statements (water and sewer consumption effective September 1, 2012), your utility bills will be calculated according to the following rate schedule. These rates are based on an analysis of the cost of providing service to various customer classes.

Questions

Please do not hesitate to call the City of Odessa Billing Department at 432-335-3204 if you have any questions concerning your bill. Our business hours are from 8 am to 5 pm to Monday through Friday.

  1. Inside City
  2. Outside City

Water - Minimum Service Charge for up to 2,000 Gallons Consumed

Meter SizeResidentialSenior ResidentialMulti-FamilyCommercialIndustrial
3/4 inch19.8212.6419.4119.8519.81
1 inch20.2412.8719.8420.2819.55
1 1/2 inch21.0813.4320.7421.1420.48
2 inch22.1714.1021.8322.2421.56
2 1/2 inch23.0014.6522.6023.0822.37
3 inch24.8715.8324.4824.9124.22
4 inch28.5318.1628.1928.6327.92
6 inch37.8224.0537.4437.8737.21
8 inch49.0031.1748.6149.0348.36


The monthly water rates per 1,000 gallons over the first 2,000 gallons shall be as follows:

Inside City Limits3,000 to 10,000 Gallons11,000 to 20,00021,000 to 50,000 GallonsAbove 50,000 Gallons
Residential5.526.366.526.67
Senior Residential4.925.735.896.05
Multi-Family5.336.156.306.47
Commercial5.556.376.536.68
Industrial5.236.056.216.37


Plus the following rates per 1,000 gallons consumption over, 2,000 gallons. Plus Energy Surcharge in the amount of $0.1133 cents per 1,000 gallons of water used.

Sewer - Minimum Service Charge for up to 2,000 Gallons





12.9511.5112.0313.06


Plus the following rates per 1,000 gallons consumption over 2,000 gallons:





2.962.632.943.41


Example -  Water Charge

  • 2,000 Gallons = 19.82  
  • 3,000 - 10,000 Gallons = 8 x 5.52 = 44.16
  • 11,000 - 20,000 Gallons = 10 x 6.36 = 63.60
  • 21,000 Gallons - 22,000 Gallons = 2 x 6.52 = 13.04
  • Surcharge (0.1133 x 22)= 2.50
  • 22,000 Gallons 143.12 Total Water Charge