The estimated price of bottled water
$3 in USD (1.5-liter)
Can You Drink Tap Water in Dodge City?
Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in Dodge City. But the average water quality in Kansas is 66%.
There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Kansas. You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Dodge City water quality.
What Do People In Kansas Think About The Tap Water?
Travelers and residents of Kansas have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data. A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.
Tap water ratings
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31% Low
- Water Pollution 34% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 69% High
- Water Quality 66% High
City of Dodge City
EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, as well as information from the U.S. EPA Enforcement and Compliance History database (ECHO). For the latest quarter assessed by the U.S. EPA (January 2019 - March 2019), tap water provided by this water utility was in compliance with federal health-based drinking water standards.
- Serves: 28117
- Data available: 2012-2017
- Data Source: Groundwater
- Total: 25
Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines
- Chromium (hexavalent)
- Radium%2C combined (-226 & -228)
- Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)
Other Detected Contaminants
- Chromium (total)
- Dibromoacetic acid
- Dichloroacetic acid
- Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
- Monobromoacetic acid
- Monochloroacetic acid
- Trichloroacetic acid
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.