Is Apple Valley Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.58 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Apple Valley Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30% Low
  • Water Pollution 40% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 70% High
  • Water Quality 60% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Apple Valley, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Apple Valley?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Apple Valley, California.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in California is a 60 out of 100.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Apple Valley.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for California, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

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Tap Water, is it Really safe to drink? I mean really, how can water that hasn''t gone through the filters of a purifier really be that clean and pure as we all believe it to be?

Well, for starters, I live in Apple Valley, California. You may not have heard of it, but Apple Valley is home to one of the most incredible cities in the world, Cupertino. The residents of Cupertino are some of the most intelligent, creative and technologically advanced people that the world has ever known.

Some of the other amazing things that you will find in Apple Valley, include a museum which has an absolutely amazing collection of antique toys and animals, along with a museum that features the amazing works of art of all types. The streets are filled with a wealth of beautiful historical landmarks, and you can take a trip down to the Valley Museum for all of the history that you will need in your life. One of the most famous spots in Cupertino is the Apple Store. This p


Apple Valley Ranchos Water Company

EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the California State Water Resources Control Board, 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.

Utility details

  • Serves: 62602
  • Data available: 2012-2017
  • Data Source: Groundwater
  • Total: 21

Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines

  • Arsenic
  • Bromodichloromethane
  • Bromoform
  • Chromium (hexavalent)
  • Dibromochloromethane
  • Nitrate
  • Nitrate and nitrite
  • Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)
  • Uranium

Other Detected Contaminants

  • 1%2C4-Dioxane
  • Barium
  • Chlorate
  • Chlorodifluoromethane
  • Chromium (total)
  • Cobalt
  • Dibromoacetic acid
  • Fluoride
  • Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
  • Molybdenum
  • Strontium
  • Vanadium


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.

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