Is Marietta Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.59 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Marietta Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 10% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 95% Very High
  • Water Quality 90% Very High

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

Can You Drink Tap Water in Marietta?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

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 Marietta.

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


Marietta is one of the towns that have been identified as having high quality tap water in the entire US. When it comes to drinking water, this town is definitely among the best. Marietta offers a whole lot of interesting activities and has everything that is required to make for a great vacation experience.

The first thing that one must know about Marietta is that the tap water that they provide has some pretty serious contaminants in it. This is nothing that can really kill you or cause sickness but it is definitely in your best interest to protect yourself from these kinds of things. In fact, if you are not careful enough, you can end up getting sick by drinking water from your tap that may have come from this city''s supply. It will just be downright unfortunate if this happens to you.

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EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, 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: 60100
  • Data available: 2012-2017
  • Data Source: Purchased surface water
  • Total: 10

Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines

  • Bromodichloromethane
  • Chloroform
  • Chromium (hexavalent)
  • Dibromochloromethane
  • Dichloroacetic acid
  • Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)
  • Trichloroacetic acid

Other Detected Contaminants

  • Chlorate
  • Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
  • Strontium


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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