Water/Wastewater Rates

Health Alert - COVID-19

For those customers that routinely pay a utility bill in person, we strongly encourage you to use various other options available when making a payment on your Southside Place utility account. You can mail in the payment or utilize the city drop box located next to the front door of City Hall.

Billing & Rates

Our billing cycle is a bimonthly billing cycle running during the following months:
  • February
  • April
  • June
  • August
  • October
  • December

New Rates

Our new rates went into effect with the April 2016 billing cycle. Wastewater rates from December and February usage are used to determine a winter average.
  • Water
    • Residential water rates are $5.38 per thousand
    • Commercial water rates are $5.35 per thousand
  • Wastewater
    • Residential wastewater rates are $4.78 per thousand
    • Commercial wastewater rates are $4.93 per thousand


In May 2014, the City of Southside Place approved a five year water/wastewater plan. Southside Place receives 80% of our water from the City of Houston.

Meter Sizing

  • Less than 1 inch: $16.80
  • 1 inch: $23.52
  • 1.5 inches:$30.24
  • 2 inches:$48.74