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Rates and Fees


Residential Water Budgets and Rates

Drinking Water Rates

Water rates are billed by billing units (BU), where each unit equals 748 gallons. All figures shown are per BU. The following rates are for accounts on water budgets, effective for bills dated on or after January 1.

Water Use Charges

Service Area(s): Perris, Moreno Valley, Good Hope, Mead Valley, Juniper Flats, Lakeview, Nuevo, Romoland, Menifee (Sun City), and portions of Hemet, San Jacinto, Valle Vista, Diamond Valley, Winchester, Canyon Lake and Murrieta (Murrieta Hot Springs and French Valley)

Rate Effective 2023
Tier 1 $1.17
Tier 2 $3.75
Tier 3 $6.22
Tier 4 $12.73

Service Area(s): Parts of San Jacinto Valley

Rate Effective 2023
Tier 1 $1.17
Tier 2 $3.22
Tier 3 $6.22
Tier 4 $12.73


Wastewater (Sewer) Blocks and Rates

Daily Rate, per equivalent dwelling unit (EDU)
Area Effective 2023 Block Sewer Rate Structure
Area 1
Includes areas in and around Hemet and San Jacinto (PDF)

EMWD has a block sewer rate structure based on household size. This rate structure applies only to customers that are on water-budget based tiered rates and directly billed for sewer by EMWD.


Click here for more information.

Area 2
Includes areas in and around Moreno Valley (PDF)
Area 3
Includes areas in and around the City of Menifee (PDF)
Area 4
Includes areas in and around Temecula, Murrieta and French Valley (PDF)
Area 5
Includes areas in and around Perris, Romoland, Homeland, and northern portions of Menifee (PDF)
Canyon Lake
(this area is served by Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District and billed by EMWD)
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*Amount will be prorated based on billing cycle


Recycled Water Rates

Daily Service Charge
Meter Size Effective 1/1/23
5/8″ – 3/4″ $0.50
1″ $0.69
1.5″ $1.88
2″ $2.93
3″ $4.29
4″ – 12″ $5.68