Current Rate Schedule
Regulations
Rate History
The New York City Water Board has made the history of metered water and sewer rates available for review, beginning in Fiscal Year 1980.
Fiscal Year  Period Covered  Change in metered water  Water Rate per 100 cf (748 Gals)  Sewer Rate per 100 cf (748 Gals)  Total W/S 
2016 
7/1/156/30/16 
+2.97% 
$3.81 
159% of water = 
$6.06 
= $9.87 
2015 
7/1/146/30/15 
+ 3.35% 
$3.70 
159% of water = 
$5.88 
= $9.58 
2014 
7/1/136/30/14 
+ 5.6% 
$3.58 
159% of water = 
$5.69 
= $9.27 
2013 
7/1/126/30/13 
+ 7.0% 
$3.39 
159% of water = 
$5.39 
= $8.78 
2012 
7/1/116/30/12 
+ 7.5% 
$3.17 
159% of water = 
$5.04 
= $8.21 
2011 
7/1/106/30/11 
+ 12.9% 
$2.95 
159% of water = 
$4.69 
= $7.64 
2010 
7/1/096/30/10 
+ 12.9% 
$2.61 
159% of water = 
$4.15 
= $6.76 
2009 
7/1/086/30/09 
+ 14.5% 
$2.31 
159% of water = 
$3.67 
= $5.98 
2008 
7/1/076/30/08 
+ 11.5% 
$2.02 
159% of water = 
$3.21 
= $5.23 
2007 
7/1/066/30/07 
+ 9.4% 
$1.81 
159% of water = 
$2.88 
= $4.69 
2006 
7/1/056/30/06 
+ 3% 
$1.65 
159% of water = 
$2.62 
= $4.27 
2005 
7/1/046/30/05 
+ 5.5% 
$1.60 
159% of water = 
$2.54 
= $4.14 
2004 
7/1/036/30/04 
+ 5.5% 
$1.52 
159% of water = 
$2.42 
= $3.94 
2003 
7/1/026/30/03 
+ 6.5% 
$1.44 
159% of water = 
$2.29 
= $3.73 
2002 
7/1/016/30/02 
+ 3% 
$1.35 
159% of water = 
$2.15 
= $3.50 
2001 
7/1/006/30/01 
+ 1% 
$1.31 
159% of water = 
$2.08 
= $3.39 
2000 
7/1/996/30/00 
+ 4% 
$1.30 
159% of water = 
$2.07 
= $3.37 
1999 
7/1/986/30/99 
+ 4% 
$1.25 
159% of water = 
$1.99 
= $3.24 
1998 
7/1/976/30/98 
+ 6.5% 
$1.20 
159% of water = 
$1.91 
= $3.11 
1997 
7/1/966/30/97 
+ 6.5% 
$1.13 
159% of water = 
$1.80 
= $2.93 
1996 
7/1/956/30/96 
+ 5% 
$1.06 
159% of water = 
$1.69 
= $2.75 
1995 
7/1/946/30/95 
No change 
$1.01 
159% of water = 
$1.61 
= $2.62 
1994 
7/1/936/30/94 
No change 
$1.01 
159% of water = 
$1.61 
= $2.62 
1993 
7/1/926/30/93 
No change 
$1.01 
159% of water = 
$1.61 
= $2.62 
1992 
7/1/916/30/92 
+ 6.4% 
$1.01 
136% of water = 
$1.37 
= $2.38 
1991 
7/1/906/30/91 
No change 
$0.95 
112% of water = 
$1.06 
= $2.01 
1990 
1/1/906/30/90 
+ 9% 
$0.95 
112% of water = 
$1.06 
= $2.01 
1990 
7/1/8912/31/89 
+ 7.8% 
$0.87 
88% of water = 
$0.77 
= $1.64 
1989 
7/1/886/30/89 
No change 
$0.81 
75% of water = 
$0.61 
= $1.42 
1988 
7/1/876/30/88 
+ 12% 
$0.81 
70% of water = 
$0.57 
= $1.38 
1987 
7/1/866/30/87 
+ 9.9% 
$0.725 
60% of water = 
$0.44 
= $1.17 
1986 
7/1/856/30/86 

$0.66 
60% of water = 
$0.40 
= $1.06 
1985 
7/1/846/30/85 

$0.66 
60% of water = 
$0.40 
= $1.06 
1984 
7/1/836/30/84 

$0.62 
50% of water = 
$0.31 
= $0.93 
1983 
7/1/826/30/83 

$0.58 
50% of water = 
$0.29 
= $0.87 
1982 
7/1/816/30/82 

$0.525 
33.3% of water = 
$0.17 
= $0.70 
1981 
7/1/806/30/81 

$0.525 
33.3% of water = 
$0.17 
= $0.70 
1980 
7/1/796/30/80 

$0.525 
25% of water = 
$0.13 
= $0.66 