Pay In-Person or By Mail

Payments made by check can be mailed or left in the dropbox at the front door of our office:

West Hempstead Water District
575 Birch Street
West Hempstead, NY 11552 USA

Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Understanding your Bill


The DUE DATE represents the date the invoice is due. A lien will be placed on properties with outstanding balances every August 31st.

B. The READ DATES represent the billing period dates.

C. METER READING: PREVIOUS is the reading from the last bill. CURRENT is the reading of which the present bill is based on.

D. The USAGE is the difference between the PREVIOUS and CURRENT meter readings.

E. The AMOUNT is the cost, in dollars, of the USAGE.

F. The EXPLANATION is the type of reading. It will either be “Actual”, “Estimated” or “Final”. See I. for METER SIZE information.

G. The CONSUMPTION 1000 U.S. GAL represents how many thousands of gallons were used in this billing period.

H. The AMOUNT DUE is what you owe on or before the DUE DATE.

I. The METER SIZE is the size of the water meter that indicates the quarterly service charge.