Commercial Utilities

Natural Gas Provider
Southwest Gas Corporation is located at 13471 Mariposa Road, Victorville. Southwest Gas has a special rate analysis service to help determine all rate options, giving each establishment its most beneficial rate.

Estimated Annual Cost Per Therm:
  • Commercial Facility –Winter: $1.38 Summer: $1.36
  • Medium Industrial Facility –Winter: $1.38 Summer: $1.36
  • Large Industrial Facility – Normally transport gas.
Assumptions: Published rates available upon request.
Discounts and Incentive Rates:
Special Rates for Gas Transporting Companies; threshold is currently 250,000 therms, annually.
For current rates applicable to the City of Hesperia please contact the Southwest Gas office at (760) 241-9321 or visit the Southwest Gas website.

Power Provider
Southern California Edison is located at 12353 Hesperia Road, Victorville. Economic Development rates are available to qualified industrial users.
Average Cost ($ per kW)
  • Large Commercial/Industrial (TOU-8): $0.12
  • Medium Commercial/Industrial (GS-2): $0.15
  • Small Commercial/Industrial (GS-1): $0.17
Assumptions Used in Estimating Costs: If a company uses over 20kW per month, they must also pay a demand charge in addition to cost per kWh. Demand prices vary by electric usage.

Discounts and Incentive Rates
  • Special Rates for Larger Companies: Yes (Entry threshold="200" kW/month)
  • Real-time Pricing Available: Yes
  • Primary Metering Discounts: Yes
  • Incentive Rates or Negotiating Ranges: Yes
For companies open 24-hours a day, SCE has rates that offer lower rates off-peak hours.
For rates applicable to the City of Hesperia contact the Southern California Edison office at (800) 655-4555 or visit the SCE website.

Water and Sanitation
The Hesperia Water District is an independent County Water District incorporated pursuant to California Water Code Sections. The water supply is obtained entirely from groundwater located in the Alto Sub-Basin of the Mojave River Watershed and groundwater aquifer. The District serves in excess of 98,000 persons, averaging 16.65M gallons per day.

  • Source of Supply: Groundwater, 15 wells
  • Storage: 64.5 million gallons of above ground storage. Alto Sub-Basin of the Mojave River Watershed and groundwater aquifer
  • Peek Demand: 33.3 million gallons
  • Average: 16.65 million gallons per day

Water Quality Regulations
Both Primary and Secondary standards once again met or exceeded the state’s requirements. A copy of Hesperia’s Annual Water Quality Report is available for further information. For more information contact Hesperia Public Works at (760) 947-1400.

Sewer
Sewer collection, which is discharged to a regional treatment facility, is serviced by Hesperia Public Works Department. Sewer is provided at a cost of $17.54 per month per Equivalent Dwelling Unit (EDU), which is equal to twenty Planning Fixture Units.
  • Capacity: 14.7 mgd
  • Peak Demand: 12.2 mgd
  • Available Capacity: 2.3 mgd

Sanitation
Advance Disposal’s office is located at 17105 Mesa Street, Hesperia. The Class C landfill is permitted for 600 tons per day. A Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) is available at Advance Disposal and the Recycling Incentive Program provides free bin and free pickup. Pick-up services are made once a week. Contact Advance Disposal at (760) 244-9773.

Hazardous waste can be taken to the Hesperia Fire Station located at 17443 Lemon Avenue in Hesperia. Hours are: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. For more information, contact the station directly at (760) 947-0285.