Water Service Facts

Gross Daily Pumping Capacities (In Million Gallons)*

image McCarrons pumping Station - 144

Mississippi River Pumping Station - 90

Centerville Pumping Station - 40

Booster Stations - 97

*If all of the pumps were running simultaneously, the total daily pumping capacity would be 401 million gallons. However, that is mechanically not possible, the actual maximum pumping capacity is about 144 million gallons of finished water per day.

Water Use (In Million Gallons)

Average daily - 49

Maximum daily (in 1975) - 126

Average annual - 17,800

Area Supplied (In Square Miles)

Saint Paul - 56.2

Suburbs - 66.6

Water Treatment Plant (In Million Gallons)

Daily plant capacity - 144

Storage Capacity (In Million Gallons)

Total treated, finished water - 131

Distribution

Miles of main in system (1"- 42") - 1,119

Number of fire hydrants - 9,470

Number of valves - 24,350

Number of metered accounts - 94,807

Number of people served - 424,660