Water Service

We provide clean drinking water and fire protection to more than 400,000 people in the greater Charleston area. 

Our water is tested more than 20,000 times each year, and it meets or surpasses all regulations and quality standards.

Our distribution system provides enough water at a moment's notice to meet fire flow demands. We own and maintain more than 9,000 fire hydrants.

Our water meet or exceeds all quality standards.

water faucet

Tap water provides fire protection. Charleston Water owns and operates fire hydrants in our service area.

One of Charleston Water System's 9,000 fire hydrants.