Water & Sewer System Basics

Here are some basic facts about Chapin's water and sewer system.

Sewer System
  • 1,200,000 GPD Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • 70 Sewer Lift Stations
  • The length of sewer lines:
    • Gravity = 258,478 feet = 48.95 miles
    • Force Main = 386,648 feet = 73.23 miles
Water System
  • 250,000 gallon Water Tank with altitude control valve
  • 8 wells
  • Additional water purchased from City of Columbia
  • Length of the water main is 167,329 feet or 31.69 Miles

Questions?
For more information, please view our Utilities Department Frequently Asked Questions.