USGS 50 years of water use information, 1950-2000 Back <#> Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2000 Abstract <../index.html> | Introduction | Total | Public supply | Domestic | Irrigation | Livestock | Aquaculture | Industrial | Mining | Thermoelectric | Trends | References | Glossary This section has been revised <../control/revisions.html#table04> since its initial release. *Table 4.* Ground-water withdrawals by water-use category, 2000. [Figures may not sum to totals because of independent rounding. All values are in million gallons per day. ?, data not collected] PUBLIC SUPPLY DOMESTIC IRRIGATION LIVE- STOCK AQUA- CULTURE INDUSTRIAL ------------------------------------------------------------------------ MINING ------------------------------------------------------------------------ THERMO- ELECTRIC POWER TOTAL ------------------------------------------------------------------------ STATE Fresh Fresh Fresh Fresh Fresh Fresh Saline Fresh Saline Fresh Fresh Saline Total ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Alabama 281 78.9 14.5 ? 8.93 56.0 0 ? ? 0 440 0 440 Alaska 29.3 10.9 0.99 ? ? 4.32 0 0.01 90.4 4.65 50.2 90.4 141 Arizona 469 28.9 2,750 ? ? 19.8 0 81.2 8.17 74.3 3,420 8.17 3,430 Arkansas 132 28.5 6,510 ? 187 67.0 0.08 0.21 0 2.92 6,920 0.08 6,920 California 2,800 257 11,600 182 158 183 0 21.0 152 3.23 15,200 152 15,400 Colorado 53.7 66.8 2,160 ? ? 23.6 0 ? ? 16.1 2,320 0 2,320 Connecticut 66.0 56.2 17.0 ? ? 4.13 0 ? ? 0.08 143 0 143 Delaware 45.0 13.3 35.6 3.70 0.07 17.0 0 ? ? 0.47 115 0 115 District of Columbia 0 0 0 ? ? 0 0 ? ? 0 0 0 0 Florida 2,200 199 2,180 31.0 7.81 216 0 160 0 29.5 5,020 0 5,020 Georgia 278 110 750 1.66 7.70 290 0 7.75 0 1.03 1,450 0 1,450 Hawaii 243 4.82 171 ? ? 14.5 0.85 ? ? 0 433 0.85 434 Idaho 219 85.2 3,720 27.7 51.5 35.8 0 ? ? 0 4,140 0 4,140 Illinois 353 135 150 37.6 ? 132 0 ? ? 5.75 813 0 813 Indiana 345 122 55.5 27.3 ? 99.7 0 4.20 0 2.58 656 0 656 Iowa 303 33.20 20.4 81.8 ? 226 0 2.49 0 11.9 679 0 679 Kansas 172 21.6 3,430 87.2 3.33 46.6 0 14.0 0 14.9 3,790 0 3,790 Kentucky 71.0 19.5 1.14 ? ? 95.2 0 ? ? 2.71 189 0 189 Louisiana 349 41.2 791 4.03 128 285 0 ? ? 28.4 1,630 0 1,630 Maine 29.6 35.7 0.61 ? ? 9.90 0 ? ? 4.92 80.8 0 80.80 Maryland 84.6 77.1 29.8 7.18 4.81 15.9 0 4.21 0 1.80 225 0 225 Massachusetts 197 42.2 19.7 ? ? 10.7 0 ? ? 0 269 0 269 Michigan 247 239 128 10.2 ? 110 0 ? ? 0 734 0 734 Minnesota 329 80.8 190 52.8 ? 56.3 0 6.90 0 4.17 720 0 720 Mississippi 319 69.3 1,310 ? 321 118 0 ? ? 43.5 2,180 0 2,180 Missouri 278 53.6 1,380 18.3 2.01 29.2 0 4.10 0 12.2 1,780 0 1,780 Montana 56.1 17.3 83.0 ? ? 31.9 0 ? ? 0 188 0 188 Nebraska 266 48.4 7,420 76.0 ? 35.5 0 5.64 4.55 6.87 7,860 4.55 7,860 Nevada 151 22.4 567 ? ? 5.29 0 ? ? 12.0 757 0 757 New Hampshire 33.0 40.9 0.50 ? 3.12 6.95 0 0.08 0 0.71 85.2 0 85.2 New Jersey 400 79.7 22.8 1.68 6.46 65.3 0 6.12 0 2.24 584 0 584 New Mexico 262 31.4 1,230 ? ? 8.80 0 ? ? 11.4 1,540 0 1,540 New York 583 142 23.3 ? ? 145 0 ? ? 0 893 0 893 North Carolina 166 189 65.8 89.1 7.88 25.6 0 36.4 0 0.09 580 0 580 North Dakota 32.4 11.9 72.2 ? ? 6.88 0 ? ? 0 123 0 123 Ohio 500 132 13.9 8.20 1.36 162 0 53.1 0 7.57 878 0 878 Oklahoma 113 25.5 566 53.6 0.29 6.83 0 2.25 256 3.27 771 256 1,030 Oregon 118 68.3 792 ? ? 12.1 0 ? ? 2.47 993 0 993 Pennsylvania 212 132 1.38 ? ? 155 0 162 0 3.98 666 0 666 Rhode Island 16.9 8.99 0.46 ? ? 2.19 0 ? ? 0 28.6 0 28.6 South Carolina 105 63.5 106 ? ? 50.9 0 ? ? 5.83 330 0 330 South Dakota 54.2 9.52 137 16.9 ? 3.16 0 ? ? 1.23 222 0 222 Tennessee 321 32.6 7.33 ? ? 56.3 0 ? ? 0 417 0 417 Texas 1,260 131 6,500 137 ? 244 0.50 129 504 60.2 8,470 504 8,970 Utah 364 16.1 469 ? 116 34.3 5.08 8.60 21.5 13.1 1,020 26.5 1,050 Vermont 19.5 20.7 0.33 ? ? 2.05 0 ? ? 0.66 43.2 0 43.2 Virginia 70.7 133 3.57 ? ? 104 0 ? ? 1.50 314 0 314 Washington 464 125 747 ? ? 138 0 ? ? 0.92 1,470 0 1,470 West Virginia 41.6 39.6 0.02 ? ? 9.70 0 ? ? 0 90.9 0 90.9 Wisconsin 330 96.3 195 60.3 39.8 83.0 0 ? ? 8.99 813 0 813 Wyoming 57.2 6.57 413 ? ? 4.31 0 58.8 222 1.13 541 222 763 Puerto Rico 88.5 .88 36.9 ? ? 11.2 0 ? ? 0 137 0 137 U.S. Virgin Islands 0.52 0 0.29 ? ? 0.22 0 ? ? 0 1.03 0 1.03 ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------ TOTAL 16,000 3,530 56,900 1,010 1,060 3,570 6.51 767 1,260 409 83,300 1,260 84,500 Abstract <../index.html> | Introduction | Total | Public supply | Domestic | Irrigation | Livestock | Aquaculture | Industrial | Mining | Thermoelectric | Trends | References | Glossary ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Water Use in the United States | USGS Water Resources of the United States For more information: wu-info@usgs.gov