Services of the City of Caruthersville

The City of Caruthersville operates and maintains water and sewer systems.
For information contact:

City of Caruthersville
200 West Third Street
Caruthersville, Mo 63830
(573) 333-0147


The City's 2640 water customers are served from five deep wells and two treatment facilities with a combined daily capacity of 2.7 million gallons. Excess capacity over average daily consumption is 1.02 million gallons. Rates are as follows:

Up to 2,000 gallons-------------$6.75 minimum
All over to 2,000 gallons------$2.50 a gallon.

Consumer Confidence Report available at City Hall or Caruthersville Public Library.


Sewer treatment is by oxidation pond that serves a population equivalent of 10,000. Rates as follows based on water usage:

Up to 2,000 gallons------------$8.00 minimum
All over 2,000 gallons---------$1.65/1,000 gallons


Services provided by Branum Disposal Service 573-888-3443.


Ameren Mo Company, which is the major power company in Missouri, serves Caruthersville as well as the other Bootheel Counties. Corporate headquarters are located in St. Louis and district headquarters are in Cape Girardeau with a local office in Caruthersville. Rates are on file with the Missouri Public Commission and in all Ameren UE offices. For rate information call 1-800-552-7583.


State of the art telecommunication services for the Caruthersville area are provided by AT&T. Fiber optics are in place, which allows for high speed data transmission. For information on telecommunication, call 573-334-9882, on the web at

Internet Providers

Internet providers for the Caruthersville area: 

Natural Gas

A dependable supply of natural gas is assured by three pipeline companies which supply. Caruthersville is served by a 6" transmission main at pressure from 550-400 psi; distribution pressure is 15-25 psi. BTU content is 1000/cubic foot. For information contact Jerry Summers, Liberty, Truman Boulevard, Caruthersville, Mo 63830, 1-855-872-3242.

Other Fuels

Propane: MFA Oil & Propane
Rt. 3 Box 54A
Steele, Mo 63877

Green Oil Company
6523 State Hwy J
Braggadocio, MO 63826

Dalton Petroleum, Inc.
206 W. Washington
Hayti, MO 63851