Founded in 1866, San Jose Water Company is an investor owned public utility, and is one of the largest and most technically sophisticated urban water system in the United States. We serve over 1 million people in the greater San Jose metropolitan area with high quality, life sustaining water with an emphasis on exceptional customer service. SJWC also provides services to other utilities including operations and maintenance, billing, and backflow testing. By sharing these services with others, we provide a benefit to the local community, lower the cost of water operations, and improve opportunities.
SJWC is owned by SJW Corp., a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol SJW. SJW Corp. also owns SJW Land Company, and SJWTX, Inc.