Welcome to Jersey WaterCheck’s evaluation center — the Benchmark Hub.

The Benchmark Hub helps utility managers and state leaders dive into the factors that contribute to the need for water infrastructure investment. Here you will find the details, measures, reports, results, and data that we’ve gathered for every water and wastewater system in the state.

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Operating ratio (system-level)

This measure is a regulatory requirement.

At the system level, this metric shows the operating ratio, which is defined as annual operating expenses divided by annual operating revenue (i.e., all sources except debt) for the utility as per its Capital Improvement Project data submitted to NJDEP under the Water Quality Accountability Act (WQAA). For a more detailed overview of the WQAA, click here.

Data Source: NJ Department of Environmental Protection ( NJDEP)