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Coronado Water Rates Among Lowest in San Diego County

Only residents in Lakeside and Yuima pay less than Coronado.

Coronado Water Rates Among Lowest in San Diego County

Coronado ranks third lowest in a survey of water rates throughout San Diego County, according to The Watchdog Institute.

The survey, conducted early this year, found that Coronado and Imperial Beach residents pay $53.99 for 10,500 gallons of water, the average residential monthly use, while Ramona residents pay the highest in San Diego County, $85.54.

The following are typical rates in each jurisdiction, and include rate increases approved for the coming months:

    •    Ramona $85.54
    •    Rainbow $82.45
    •    Padre Dam $77.87
    •    Vista $76.09
    •    Sweetwater $74.24
    •    Del Mar $73.84
    •    San Diego $72.03
    •    Fallbrook $69.56
    •    Vallecitos $69.09
    •    Valley Center $68.85
    •    Poway $67.62
    •    Santa Fe $66.33
    •    Oceanside $65.85
    •    Rincon $65.44
    •    San Dieguito $65.43
    •    Olivenhain $65.08
    •    Escondido $62.25
    •    Carlsbad $62.06
    •    Otay $61.50
    •    Helix $61.37
    •    Cal-Am (Imperial Beach/Coronado) $53.99
    •    Lakeside $50.66
    •    Yuima $49.93

Rates do not include additional pumping charges in some areas for high-elevation zones, and are based on a 3/4-inch residential connection, except in Sweetwater, Rincon and Yuima, which use 5/8-inch piping.

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