Public Water-Supply Use in Kansas, 1987–97

Fact Sheet 187-99
Prepared in cooperation with the Kansas Water Office



Annual State reporting requirements yield data on public water-supply use in Kansas. data is essential for responsible and effective use of the information by various State agencies. This fact sheet describes water-use data evaluation, illustrates variations in public-supply water use from 1987 through 1997, and documents improvements in water conservation efforts among Kansas public water suppliers. This fact sheet is part of an ongoing study conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Kansas Water Office and is supported in part by the Kansas State Water Plan Fund.

Suggested Citation

Kenny, J.F., 2000, Public water-supply use in Kansas, 1987–97: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 015–98, 2 p.,;

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

Study Area

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Per Capita Water Usage
  • Unaccounted for Water
  • Water Rates
  • Summary
  • References
  • Additional Reading on Water Use in Kansas

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Public water-supply use in Kansas, 1987–97
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 187-99
DOI 10.3133/fs18799
Year Published 2000
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Kansas Water Science Center
Description 4 p.
Country United States
State Kansas
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