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					                            Central Texas Water Quality

               City                            Average                       Average
             Location                       Hardness – GPG                  TDS – mg/L
Austin, City                                      6–8                        180 – 210
Austin Colony                                   21 – 25                      480 – 650
Bastrop                                          3 – 25                      400 – 700
Bertram                                         15 – 20                      350 – 400
Buda                                            15 - 26                      390 – 470
Cedar Park                                      12 – 18                      250 – 300
Dripping Springs                                12 – 16                      240 – 300
Elgin                                           13 – 20                      300 – 350
Georgetown (east of 35)                         19 – 22                      400 – 430
Georgetown (west of 35)                         11 – 22                      210 – 410
Hutto                                           18 – 21                      370 – 430
Jarrell                                         14 – 16                      400 – 430
Jonestown                                       12 – 15                      210 – 270
Kyle                                            20 - 26                      350 – 420
Lago Vista                                      10 – 12                      260 – 280
Lake Travis                                     12 – 15                      290 – 330
Leander                                         12 – 15                      210 – 270
Liberty Hill                                    12 – 15                      290 – 350
Manchaca                                        14 – 18                      390 – 430
Manor                                           20 – 25                      470 – 510
New Braunfels                                   15 – 19                      300 – 350
Oak Hill                                         7 – 11                      180 – 210
Pflugerville (by lake)                          10 – 14                      250 – 400
Pflugerville (Mannville WSC)                    20 – 27                      470 – 510
Round Rock                                      11 – 16                      210 – 350
Spicewood                                       17 – 30                      350 – 600
Taylor                                          14 – 16                      300 – 350
Wimberley                                       18 – 22                      340 – 430


                             Standard Water Hardness Scale
                                         Milligrams Per Liter
                Grains Per Gallon        (mg/l) or Parts Per           Classification
                                            Million (PPM)
               Less than 1.0          Less than 17.1                Soft Water
               1.0 - 3.5              17.1 - 60                     Slightly Hard
               3.5 - 7.0              60 - 120                      Moderately Hard
               7.0 - 10.5             120 - 180                     Hard
               Over 10.5              Over 180                      Very Hard Water

The above water quality data are measured from municipally treated water sources in the areas listed.
Homes supplied by MUDs or private wells may show significantly different values than those listed
above and may also contain other objectionable contaminants such as hydrogen sulfide and iron.

				
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