The water system consists of 16 wells, 2 water treatment plants, 3 pumping stations, and 4 storage facilities. The water is then moved over 120 miles of distribution piping to serve over 6350 water customers. The Willmar Municipal Utilities has been recognized state-wide as an industrial leader in providing low cost, high quality water. An average of 4 million gallons of water per day are pumped to Willmar’s customers. The peak daily demand for water in 2012 was 6.5 million gallons. Willmar Municipal Utilities’ production capacity is 7.9 million gallons of water per day.