Quick Facts

Number of Wells Within District

  • Non-Exempt Production Wells: 89
  • Non-Exempt Irrigation Wells: 23
  • Exempt Domestic Wells: 2,552
  • Un-Recorded Wells Estimated: 2,000
  • Total Wells: 4,664

Water Pumped Within District

  • Metered Non-Exempt Wells: 24,000-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Un-Metered Estimate for Exempt Wells: 6,000-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Irrigation Well Volumes Estimate: 2,811-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Mining Volume: 15,000-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Total Estimated: 47,811-Acre-Foot Per Year

Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer Recharge for District

  • Lee County: 7,500-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Bastrop County: 28,000-Acre-Foot Per Year
  • Total Recharge: 35,500-Acre-Foot Per Year

District Demographics

Physical Size

  • Lee County: 628-Square Miles or 401,920 Acres
  • Bastrop County: 888-Square Miles or 568,320 Acres
  • Total District: 1,516-Square Miles or 970,240 Acres

Population

  • Lee County: 18,000
  • Bastrop County: 75,000
  • Total District: 93,000

Population Density

  • Lee County: 27.4 Per Square Mile
  • Bastrop County: 80.0 Per Square Mile
  • Total District: 58.2 Per Square Mile
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