Many people are surprised when they see their water use in gallons per day. On average, Soquel Creek Water District customers use about 50 gallons per person, per day. If your meter detects 24 hours of continuous water use, we will notify you to check for leaks. Outdoor irrigation has a large impact on your water use, as well as your household’s fixtures, appliances and water use habits. To help you understand how your household is using its water, sign up for a free Water-Wise House Call and get a customized meter read report and survey of your fixtures and landscape to see where you could save more water.