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Is Bangor Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Bangor?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Bangor.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for United Kingdom, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

The city of Bangor, Maine is known for the high quality of its tap water. In fact, it is considered to be one of the cleanest cities in all of America. But, that does not mean that everyone in Bangor is responsible with the cleanliness of their water. There are so many people that do not follow the rules and standards of the city, and they end up getting contaminated with bacteria and viruses.

So, if you are a resident of Bangor, and you want to get pure water for your drinking or cooking needs, you need to think about taking advantage of the tap water safety systems that can be found in Bangor. These systems come in two different types. The first type is called the countertop unit. This unit is placed on the countertop, and it uses an inline filter cartridge. The second type is the faucet mounted unit.

Both of these systems will provide you with clean water, but there are differences in the way they clean the water. The faucet mounted unit is able to

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.29 in USD (1.5-liter)


Bangor tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25% Low
  • Water Pollution 15% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 75% High
  • Water Quality 85% Very High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bangor, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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