With total capacity at 52 mgd, Longview has sufficient water for the next century. Longview draws its water from three different sources: Lake Cherokee, the Sabine River, and Lake O’ The Pines. Average water usage is 16.5 mgd. Peak demand is 34 mgd. Raw and treated wastewater may also be available at significant savings.
Longview, TX, Water Quality Report 2011 (click to open pdf)
|Supplier||City of Longview|
|Daily Capacity of Water Plant||52,000,000 gpd|
|Average Daily Use||16,500,000 gpd|
|Peak Consumption||34,000,000 gpd|
|Water Storage Capacity||Ground||7,500,000 gals|
|Pressure in Mains||50 psi|