Henry County Water Authority
The Henry County Water (HCWA) provides water for about 218,667 residents living in the McDonough area, the unincorporated Henry County, including cities of Hampton, Locust Grove, and Stockbridge, GA. Established in 1961, the Henry County Water collects supply from surface water sources: the Indian Creek, the Towaliga River, and the Long Branch Creek via its 5 reservoirs. Tussahaw, Cole, Rowland, Gardner, and Strickland.
McDonough Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Henry County Water Authority 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 McDonough main water system here:
Contact Henry County Water Authority Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
770-957-6659 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–4:30 PM)
No email provided. Please visit the contact form. https://www.hcwa.com/about-us/information-request.cms
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your Henry County Water Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Henry County Water site. Henry County 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 Henry County 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 McDonough, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Henry County 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 McDonough, you'll need to stop your water service with the Henry County Water, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.