2024 Residential Water Rates - Single Family Home

Water Rates as of January 1, 2024

Water rates beginning January 1, 2024, include a service charge of $22.75 plus the cost of use per 1,000 gallons. Typical single-family households use approximately 3,000 gallons of water per month for normal indoor consumption. 

TiersTier 1
Tier 2
Tier 3
Tier 4
Tier 5
Gallons1,000 - 3,9994,000-10,99911,000-20,99921,000-32,999Over 33,000
Volume rate per 1,000's of gallons$4.67$7.26$9.87$12.64$16.38


January 1, 2024 Tiers

Review the tiers below based on the amount of water used. This charge is in addition to the $22.75 monthly service charge. If you live outside the City limits, the service charge and your tier rate will be double.

For more detailed information on Multi-Family and Mobile Home rates, please reach out to Utility Billing at utilitybill@lafayetteco.gov or call 303-665-5588 option 1.

RATE PER 1,000USAGE IN 1,000 GALLONSCHARGE (INCLUDES SERVICE CHARGE $22.75)
TIER 1 - $4.671$27.42

2$32.09

3$36.76
TIER 2 - $7.264$44.02

5$51.28

6$58.54

7$65.80

8$73.06

9$80.32

10$87.58
TIER 3 - $9.8711$97.42

12$107.26

13$117.10

14$126.94

15$136.78

16$146.62

17$156.46

18$166.30

19$176.14

20$185.98
TIER 4 - $12.6421$198.62

22$211.26

23$223.90

24$236.54

25$249.18

26$261.82

27$274.46

28$287.10

29$299.74

30$312.38

31$325.02

32$337.66
TIER 5 - $16.3833$354.04

34$370.42

35$386.80

For example, if you used 12,000 gallons, the calculation would be as follows:


In thousand gallonsRate per Tier$22.75 - Base Service Charge
3 x$4.67$14.01
7 x$7.26$50.82
2 x$9.87$19.68

Total Water Charge $107.26