Water Rates

Water Rates

The "Conservative Credit Minimum" shall apply to all users who, through conservation efforts, consume 300 cubic feet or less per month through 1/2", 5/8", or 3/4" meters.


Conservative User Water Base Charge
Meter Sizewithin Corporate Limits of Lima


1/2" or 5/8"11.30
3/4"15.03
The "Standard Minimum" shall apply to all monthly users consuming more than 300 cubic feet per month:
Meter SizeWater Base ChargeCommodity Charges Monthly Billing


Within Corporate Limits of Lima
1/2" or 5/8"16.95First 300 Cu. Ft. - Water Base Minimum Charge
3/4"22.58Next 3,700 Cu. Ft. - 29.82 per 1000 Cu. Ft.
1"33.77Next 196,000 Cu. Ft. - 25.31 per 1000 Cu. Ft.
1 1/2"63.07Next 300,000 Cu. Ft. - 23.04 per 1000 Cu. Ft.
2"101.33Over 500,000 Cu. Ft. - 20.88 per 1000 Cu. Ft.
3"180.06
4"281.36
6"506.29
8"765.03
10"1,124.97
12"1,576.13

Private Fire Service Lines

Line SizeWithin Corporate Limits of Lima
1 - 1/2" 42.05
2" 67.58
3"120.05
4"187.59
6"337.57
8" 510.03
10"  750.01
12"1049.74


Non-Potable Base Rate -- 0.8667 Per 1,000 Gallons

By Authority of the Mayor: Effective April 1, 2018

Ordinance: 14-90 Effective February 5, 1990 Setting Rates for Indianbrook