Water is a necessary aspect of life. In America, this fact is often taken for granted. Now, with the recent devastating drought in California, it’s becoming a more visible issue nation wide. This map and accompanying visualization by HomeAdvisor shows the water use per capita and for different industries for each state and most populated county per state. Do you live in a water guzzling area?

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Which States Use the Most Water?


Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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