Water Service

Water Faucet Spigot with water turned on

The City of DeFuniak Springs provides water service within the city limits and surrounding area to residential and business customers. Garbage and sewer services are bundled with customers' monthly water bills.  There are no separate bills for garbage and sewer services.

To activate water service with the City of DeFuniak Springs, visit:

  • DeFuniak Springs City Hall
    71 U.S. Highway 90 West
    DeFuniak Springs, Florida  32433
    (850) 892-8500

Deposits

  • Water Only:  $60
  • Water & Sewer:  $100
  • Gas Only:  $75

Connect Fees

  • Water:  $15
  • Gas:  $20
  • Reconnect:  $30

Backflow Prevention & Agricultural Meters

  • Residential backflows must be inspected bi-annually by a licensed backflow tester. If an agricultural meter is located on your property, you will need to comply with the City of DeFuniak Springs Backflow Prevention Program. Questions? Call the City's Cross Connection Control Program Manager 850-892-8534.

Water Minimum Charge (Includes 2,000 gallons)

Pipe Size
City Limits IN
City Limits OUT
3/4"
$27.14
$33.92
1"
$38.00
$47.50
1.5"
$48.86
$73.76
2"
$78.70
$98.38
3"
$298.54
$373.19
4"
$379.96
$474.95
6"
$569.94
$712.00
8"
$775.04
$968.80

Water Usage Rates (per 1,000 gallons above initial 2,000 gallons)

Gallons
City Limits IN
City Limits OUT
2,001-5,000
$5.57
$6.96
5,001-10,000
$6.13
$7.67
10,001+
$6.75
$8.44

AGRICULTURAL METERS - No sewer charged on consumption.  

A backflow preventer and inspection is required before connection of meter.  3/4" Tap $400.

 Minimum Service Charge - Agricultural Meters

Pipe Size
City Limits IN
 City Limits OUT
3/4"
$16.01
$25.02
1"
$26.86
$33.58
1 1/2"
$37.72
$47.15
2"
$67.57
$84.47
3"
$287.41
$359.27
4"
$368.83
$461.04

Water Usage Rates - Agricultural Meters

Gallons
City Limits IN
City Limits OUT
0-5,000
$5.57
$6.96
5,001-10,000
$6.14
$7.67
10,000+
$6.75
$8.44

SEWER UTILITY RATES

Minimum Service Charge - Sewer Utility Rates

Pipe Size
City Limits IN
City Limits OUT
3/4"
$31.59
$40.48
1"
$44.21
$56.66
1.5"
$56.85
$72.85
2"
$91.60
$117.36
3"
$347.45
$445.13
4"
$442.16
$566.52
6"
$663.24
$849.78
8"
$915.89
$1173.49

Usage Charges - Sewer Utility Rates

Gallons City Limits IN City Limits OUT
0 - 10,000  $7.29 $9.34
10,001 - 20,000 $8.02 $10.28
20,001 - 30,000 $8.82 $11.30
30,001 - 40,000 $9.70 $12.43
40,001 - 50,000 $10.66 $13.66
50,001 + $11.73 $15.04

Drinking Water Maintenance and Quality Reports