Public Water System: Saratoga County Water Authority's tap water quality report is the compilation of data collected from federal, state, and local government agencies, most prominently the EPA. We strive to populate the report with the latest data concerning water contaminants, lead and copper levels, and water quality violations. We only collect drinking water data from public water systems.

PWS Service Information
PWS ID: NY4530222
Type: Non-Transient non-community system
EPA Region: 02
Primary Source: Surface water
Population Served: 1,500
Contact Information

This public water system services 21 zip codes in 1 municipality in 1 county.

We could not find test result data for Saratoga County Water Authority.
However, this area is serviced by 41 or more other public water systems. Check your water bill to see which specific system applies. Here is a list of related systems:

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Summary Results

A summary view of the the times a water contaminant was tested and found to exceed the level set by the EPA (the MCL).

We couldn't find any records of contaminants exceeding the regulated limits in your water.

Other Water Contaminants Tested

The following contaminants were tested and within national EPA guidelines.

We couldn't find any records of contaminants in your water.

Lead and Copper Data

Lead and copper are recorded separately from other contaminants because of the Lead and Copper Rule. As with all other results, these are the findings at the water supply. Lead and copper can be — and often are — added to drinking water in between the water facility and a tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
NY126284 lead 2015-01-01 2017-12-31 0.0349mg/L
NY97586 lead 2014-01-01 2014-06-30 0.0015mg/L
NY95191 lead 2013-07-01 2013-12-31 0mg/L
NY90741 lead 2013-01-01 2013-06-30 0.0005mg/L


Known violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act as recorded by the EPA.

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2014-09-01 - 2014-09-30 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance
2012-11-01 - 2012-11-30 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
2011-10-01 - 2011-10-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Major (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance
2011-07-01 - 2011-09-30 Stage 1 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Average Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5) Returned to Compliance
2010-04-01 - 2010-06-30 Nitrates Monitoring, Regular Nitrate Returned to Compliance

What My Water Data Means

Water data isn't always easy to interpret, but by following the links on this page you should be able to have most of your questions answered. By clicking the name of a water contaminant or secondary substance you can learn about that specific substance. Ultimately this page should give you some insight towards learning if your water is safe, what water filter you should buy (if any), and how well your local water compares against other sources.


The origin of's water data is explained on our Data Sources page.

Why Is My Water Data Not More Recent?

The recency of the data for your ZIP code depends on the last your water source was tested, by a federal, state, or local agency. More information about the timing can be determined by learning about the dataset in question and seeing how often the EPA (other another governing body) mandated testing.