ACWD Fact Sheet


Service AreaFremont, Newark, and Union City - 104.8 Square Miles
Population344,000
Customers87,000
Personnel244 full-time
Operating and Capital Budget$181,900,000 (Fiscal Year 2023-24)
Water Sales$123,058,000 (Fiscal Year 2022-23)
Sources of SupplyState Water Project - 40% San Francisco PUC (Hetch Hetchy) - 20% Alameda Creek Watershed Runoff - 40%
Average Daily Production33 Million Gallons per Day (FY 2022-23)
Maximum Day Production50 Million Gallons per Day (FY 2022-23)
Water Use by Category
Business - 5,200 acre-feet (16%) Industrial - 3,100 acre-feet (9%) Residential - 23,900 acre-feet (70%) Institutional- 1,800 acre-feet (5%)
Miles of Pipe930
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