- The average American uses 80 -100 gallons of water per day
- 85% of Americans get their water from a public water utility
- One inch of rain deposits 27,154 gallons of water over one acre of ground
Have you ever wondered how much water a dripping faucet wastes?
Follow this link to the USGS drip calculator to find out.
For more interesting water facts visit: http://water.usgs.gov