Welcome to the Central Water Association

Wesley Spears 2014 award (426x640) (3)

Central Water is pleased to announce that Wesley Spears recently received Utility Management Certification from Water University and was presented a plaque at the Mississippi Rural Water Conference held in Jackson.  National Rural Water Association offers this certification to water/wastewater utility personnel who have demonstrated management ability and who meet the experience criteria needed to enroll.


Bills are mailed by the 20th of each month and are due by the 10th of  the following month. Late charges are assessed after the 10th.

If you have a water bill that is 30 days past due, service is subject to disconnection after the 10th of the month.

You may pay your bill in our office, located at 915 Valley View Dr., online at the link on the right-hand side of this page or by calling our toll free payment line at 1-877-290-1146. You will need your account number.

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Phone 601-656-6171. We are closed all major holidays.

If you have an emergency after 5 p.m., our answering service will answer the phone and contact personnel. THIS IS FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY!

Central Water is a member-owned water association currently serving approximately 6500 active connections. Our system operates within six treatment plants, 18 wells and 17 elevated storage tanks and is the third largest rural water system in Mississippi.

Central Water is regulated by the Mississippi State Department of Health and has been awarded the highest possible scores by them for the last several years following our annual inspection and is recognized as one of the top water systems in the state.

The company is governed by a six member Board of Directors, which meets on the second Monday of each month at the Central Water office at 6:00 p.m. The Board of Directors are elected to a three year term by the membership with two being elected each year at the annual meeting of members held on the second Monday in September.

Mission Statement: To meet the water needs of the members by providing safe, clean drinking water at the best possible price.

Our daily office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00-5:00, but you may reach us 24 hours per day, 7 days a week by calling the phone number listed below. Leave a message with our answering service after 5:00 p.m. and one of our on-call personnel will return your call and answer your question or fix your problem.

Central Water Association
915 Valley View Dr.,
Philadelphia, MS 39350

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