ACWD Fact Sheet


Service AreaFremont, Newark, and Union City - 104.8 Square Miles
Population356,000
Customers83,000
Personnel230 Full-time
Operating and Capital Budget$108,600,141 (Fiscal Year 2017-18)
Water Sales$101,668,621 (Fiscal Year 2017-18)
Sources of SupplyState Water Project - 40% San Francisco PUC (Hetch Hetchy) - 20% Alameda Creek Watershed Runoff - 40%
Average Daily Production37.0 Million Gallons per Day (FY 2017-18)
Maximum Day Production55.66 Million Gallons (FY 2017-18)
Water Use by Category
Business - 6,000 acre feet (16%) Industrial - 3,300 acre feet (9%) Residential - 26,100 acre feet (69%) Institutional- 2,400 acre feet (6%)
Miles of Pipe900
Number of Reservoirs and Tanks13
Treatment Facilities (3)Water Treatment Plant Number Two - 26 MGD capacity
Newark Desalination Facility - 12.5 MGD capacity
Blending Facility - 48 MGD capacity