Residential Rates

Residential Water Rates


The minimum charge for each sized meter in town, which amount includes 2,000 gallons of water is as follows:

Water Meter Size (In Inches)
Minimum Bills Water Usage
November 2016*
3/4 or 5/8 $32.10 $32.82
1 $53.29 $54.01
1 1/2 $88.58 $89.30
2 $130.96 $131.68
3 $243.93 $244.65
4 $370.02 $371.74
6 or larger $724.06 $724.78

*Effective with October 2016 usage billed in November 2016

Charges after the first 2,000 gallons of water usage are as follows:

Volumetric Rates Per 1,000 Gallons Water Usage Charge November 2016*
2,000 - 10,000 Gallons $3.75 $3.75
10,001 - 15,000 Gallons $4.72 $4.93
15,001 - 50,000 Gallons $5.40 $5.61
Over 50,000 Gallons $6.08 $6.29
Town Meters $1.68 $1.89
Fire Hydrants
$6.08 $6.29

*Effective with October 2016 usage billed in November

Sewer Services


The minimum charge for sewer service for each sized water meter in town, which includes 2,000 gallons of water use is:

Water Meter Size
Minimum Bills Water Usage - Existing
November 2016*
All Sizes $19.06 $19.44
Over 2,000 gallons $3.83 $3.95
"Residential No Average Maximum" $42.04 $43.14

*Effective October 1, 2015 billed in November 2016

Sewer Usage Averaging

Once a year, the Town of Flower Mound calculates residential water usage to determine residents’ sewer rates for the following year. The new sewer rate will be based on the average water usage during the months of December, January, and February. The procedure begins with a water consumption reading between Nov. 15 and March 10. Below is a chart to determine when your sewer rate will be calculated. The actual read date may occur two to four days prior to the billing date. If your account number begins with:
  • 3 – it will be read from December 1 - March 1
  • 4 – it will be read from December 5 - March 5
  • 5 – it will be read from December 10 - March 10
  • 6 – it will be read from November 15 - February 15
  • 7 – it will be read from November 20 - February 20
  • 8 – it will be read from November 25 - February 25

Residential Stormwater Rates


Current November 2016*
less than 1 acre $4.29 per mo $4.29 per mo
1 - 5 acres $3.70 per mo $3.70 per mo
5+ acres $3.11 per mo $3.11 per mo

Residential Stormwater Rates - 17% Detention Credit



Current
November 2015*
less than 1 acre $3.56 per mo $3.56 per mo
1 - 5 acres $3.07 per mo $3.07 per mo
5+ acres $2.58 per mo $2.58 per mo

*Effective With October 2016 Usage Billed in November

 2016

Trash Pick Up


Trash and Recycling services are provided for $12.74 plus tax per month.  Flower Mound offers a senior citizen rate (ages 65+) of $11.11 plus tax per month for trash and recycling services. Charges assessed for trash pick up are based on the use of one standard trash cart and one recycle cart.  There is a charge of $7.36 plus tax for each additional trash cart and $1.09 plus tax for each additional recycling cart.