Public Utilities - Water Department


To become the recognized source for safe reliable drinking water and environmental protection for all citizens of Columbus County through a unified system.


To provide the highest quality of drinking water and wastewater services to its customers at the lowest possible cost while protecting the environment and maintaining its assets for a sustainable future.

Utilities Department Customer Service Policy

Contact Us

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday 8:30a - 5:00p

205 Lee Avenue
Whiteville, NC  28472
(910) 642-2828 voice
(910) 642-1041 fax

Please contact this department for assistance with all issues except utility billing accounts. 

Harold Nobles

Chris Nobles
Assistant Director

Amanda Davis 
Executive Assistant

Pay Your Bill

Columbus County Utility Billing Department

810 Pinckney Street
Whiteville, NC 28472
(910) 642-5257

Please contact this department for assistance with your utility billing account only.

IVR Phone Payment System   888-626-9063


Click HERE for Online Bill Payment System

2021 Water Quality Reports