ACWD Fact Sheet


Service AreaFremont, Newark, and Union City - 104.8 Square Miles
Population357,000
Customers85,000
Personnel241 Full-time
Operating and Capital Budget$162,931,000 (Fiscal Year 2021-22)
Water Sales$121,338,855 (Fiscal Year 2020-21)
Sources of SupplyState Water Project - 40% San Francisco PUC (Hetch Hetchy) - 20% Alameda Creek Watershed Runoff - 40%
Average Daily Production40.0 Million Gallons per Day (FY 2020-21)
Maximum Day Production59.7  Million Gallons (FY 2020-21)
Water Use by Category
Business - 5,700 acre-feet (14%) Industrial - 3,700 acre-feet (9%) Residential - 29,000 acre-feet (71%) Institutional- 2,400 acre-feet (6%)
Miles of Pipe900
Number of Reservoirs and Tanks13
Treatment Facilities (3)Water Treatment Plant Number Two - 28 MGD capacity
Newark Desalination Facility - 12.5 MGD capacity
Blending Facility - 48 MGD capacity