St Petersburg City Water
The City of St. Petersburg Water provides water for about 304,016 residents living in the Petersburg area. Established in 1892, the City of St. Petersburg Water collects water from a dynamic blend of groundwater, surface water and desalinated water. Groundwater is primarily supplied by 11 different well fields pumping water from the Floridan Aquifer. Surface water is drawn from the Alafia River, the Hillsborough River, the C. W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir and the Tampa Bypass Canal. Hillsborough Bay is the primary supply for the Tampa Bay Seawater Desalination facility
Petersburg City Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires St Petersburg City Water to assess local water quality each year and distribute a Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report.
The information in this report includes the source of your water, whether your water meets EPA standards, detailed tables of detected contaminants, detailed descriptions of those contaminants, possible reasons why they're present, and potential health effects (if any).
Read the Consumer Confidence Report for Petersburg City main water system here:
Contact St Petersburg City Water Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
727-893-7341 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM)
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your City of St. Petersburg Water Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the City of St. Petersburg Water site. City of St. Petersburg Water accepts credit cards, debit, and direct deposit. Click here to login.
Want to create a new account?
You can create a new account on the City of St. Petersburg Water website. Once you create the account, you can setup payment with credit, debit, or direct deposit. Click here to create an account.
Want to pay without an account?
You can make a one-time payment without creating an account. You will need to have your credit or debit card in order to make the one time payment. Click here to make a one time payment.
How to Start Water Service
Starting Your Service
When you move to a new home in Petersburg City, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the City of St. Petersburg Water. Luckily, has made it pretty simple with the following online form. Starting service generally takes just two business days.
Stopping Your Service
When you move out of a home in Petersburg City, you'll need to stop your water service with the City of St. Petersburg Water, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.