Agricultural Rates

Agricultural Rates

Agriculture has a long history in the IRWD service area. Here is an at-a-glance view of IRWD commodity rates for agricultural connections. Complete water rate information can be found in the IRWD Rates and Charges document.

 Agricultural Potable Water Rates
 

Commodity Charge Area

Rate (per ccf)

Per Acre Foot

Irvine Ranch Rate Area

$2.77

$1,206.61

 Non-Potable Water used for Lake Filler
 

Tier

Rate (per ccf)

Base Index Percent of Usage

Low Volume
Base Rate
Inefficient
Wasteful

$1.19
$1.57
$3.15
$6.62

0 - 40%
41 - 100%
101 -140%
141+%

 IRWD Rate Area - Non-Potable Water used for Agricultural Purposes 

$1.70 per ccf

$740.52 Per Acre Foot

 Recycled Water used for Agricultural Purposes
 

$1.64 per ccf

$714.38 Per Acre Foot

-Santiago Aqueduct Commission Water

Area

Rate (per ccf)                                  

Per Acre Foot

Agricultural
Non-Agricultural

$1.80                                                  
$1.70                                                 

$784.08
$740.52

Latest News

annual-cleanup-draws-more-than-150-volunteers
Annual Cleanup Draws More than 150 VolunteersA trio of discarded bicycle frames, the tattered arm of an over-stuffed sofa, a weather-worn soccer ball and hundreds of discarded cigarette butts and snack wrappers were among the items found during this year’s Annual Watershed Cleanup Day event sponsored...
a-refuge-to-inspire-your-landscape
A Refuge to Inspire Your LandscapeTake a trip to the San Joaquin Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary—a hidden gem in Irvine. The RightScape demonstration garden surrounding the Visitors Center has more than three dozen plant varieties, each identified with a plant marker and QR code for...
happy-to-see-green-thank-our-purple-pipes
Happy to See Green? Thank Our Purple PipesLet’s be honest. We love our treelined streets, verdant medians and common areas that define the Irvine Ranch Water District. And while other communities are cutting back on their landscaping, ours continues to flourish. Since 1963, IRWD has been implementing a...