Utilities-Fees & Payments

Payment Information

The City of Buffalo accepts payments for water/sewer/garbage only at Buffalo City Hall. Payments may be made by the following method:

Postal mail: P. O. Box 219, Buffalo, TX 75831
In Person: 812 N. Buffalo Avenue, Buffalo, Texas
Online payment services coming soon!

All City residential and business customers pay each month for water used. The city provides enrollment for Air EVAC, EMS membership; membership is $5.00, billed on water bill every month.

Residential sewer gallons charged for all usage.

Payment Due Dates

Utility bills are due between the 1st and 10th of each month. A 10% late charge is added to the bill, after the 10th of each month, if unpaid. Another 10 days will be given for late payment. If payment was not received by then, services will be disconnected for nonpayment. A $40.00 fee is charged for reconnection of service.

Forms of Payment

We accept credit cards with 3% convenience fee added, check or cash.

Tap Fees

  • Water Tap Fee – $550.00
  • Sewer Tap Fee – $500.00
  • Street Crossing Fee – $200.00

Deposit Fees

  • Residential Homeowner – $100.00
  • Residential Renter – $150.00
  • Commercial – $150.00

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Contact Information

The City of Buffalo hopes this information is helpful for you. If we can answer any questions or provide any assistance, please contact us.

Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 219
Buffalo, Texas 758331

Telephone: 903-322-4741
Fax: 903-322-2142
Email: utilities@buffalotex.com

Office Hours:
Lobby Hours: 8 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday