Elyria Water Department

The City of Elyria Water, a public community water system under the City Department of Public Utilities, provides water for about 68,000 residents living in the area of Lorain County, Ohio. Established in 1817, the City of Elyria Water System is currently obtaining its supply from a surface water source, Lake Erie.

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Lorain Drinking Water Quality

Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports

Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Elyria Water Department to assess local water quality each year and distribute a Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report. At WaterZen, we review these reports and make the information available, in a concise, straightforward, and easy-to-understand way.

Lead Report (2020)

B+

WaterZen Rating

Lead levels in the drinking water of some cities across the United States are too high, potentially creating public-health issues for the people living in those areas.

What about Elyria Water Department? How much lead is in your drinking water? And how do those levels compare to other cities in the state? We examined data from hundreds of cities across the nation to understand and grade your water quality.

As you can see, Elyria Water Department received an above-average grade because the amounts of contaminants found in the water supply were lower than most other water providers we've analyzed.

Lead Report (2020)

B+

WaterZen Rating

Lead levels in the drinking water of some cities across the United States are too high, potentially creating public-health issues for the people living in those areas.

What about Elyria Water Department? How much lead is in your drinking water? And how do those levels compare to other cities in the state? We examined data from hundreds of cities across the nation to understand and grade your water quality.

As you can see, Elyria Water Department received an above-average grade because the amounts of contaminants found in the water supply were lower than most other water providers we've analyzed.

Contact Elyria Water Department Customer Service

Have a Question, Issue or Comment?

Main Customer Service

Physical Address:
3628 West Erie Ave
Lorain, Ohio 44053

440-326-1570
"No email provided. Please visit the contact form." (http://www.cityofelyria.org/department/utilities/contact/)

Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
440-323-3302

Pay Your Elyria Water Department Bill

Already have an account?

If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Elyria Water Department site. Elyria Water Department 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 Elyria Water Department 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 Lorain Water Service

Starting Your Service

When you move to a new home in Lorain, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Elyria Water Department. Luckily, Lorain has made it pretty simple with the following online form. Starting service generally takes just two business days.

Click here to fill out a Start Service Form.

Stopping Your Service

When you move out of a home in Lorain, you'll need to stop your water service with the Elyria Water Department, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.

Click here to fill out a Stop Service Form.

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