Yonkers City Water
The Yonkers Water Department provides water for about 196,086 residents living in the Yonkers area. Established in 1872, the Yonkers Water Department obtains its drinking water from the New York City Water Supply System, an unfiltered surface water. Most of this water originates from two protected watershed areas, the Catskill and Delaware, located in Delaware, Greene, Schoharie, Sullivan and Ulster counties west of the Hudson River in upstate New York.
Yonkers City Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Yonkers 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 Yonkers City main water system here:
Contact Yonkers City Water Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
914-377-6741 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–4:30 PM)
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your Yonkers Water Department Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Yonkers Water Department site. Yonkers 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 Yonkers 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 Yonkers City Water Service
Starting Your Service
When you move to a new home in Yonkers City, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Yonkers Water Department. Luckily, Yonkers City 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 Yonkers City, you'll need to stop your water service with the Yonkers Water Department, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.