South Carolina Sales Tax Rates: Charleston County
Charleston County, South Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2022 Up to 9%
While many counties do levy a countywide sales tax, Charleston County does not. The South Carolina sales tax of 6% applies countywide. Some cities and local governments in Charleston County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 3%.
Here's how Charleston County's maximum sales tax rate of 9% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Higher maximum sales tax than any other South Carolina counties
- Higher maximum sales tax than 86% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Charleston County, South Carolina
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. South Carolina has a 6% sales tax and Charleston County collects an additional N/A, so the minimum sales tax rate in Charleston County is 6% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Charleston County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|Mount Pleasant||9%||Mount Pleasant|
|North Charleston||9%||North Charleston|
|Johns Island||9%||Charleston County|
|Isle Of Palms||9%||Isle Of Palms|
|Wadmalaw Island||9%||Charleston County|
|Mc Clellanville||9%||Charleston County|
|Edisto Island||9%||Charleston County|
|Folly Beach||9%||Folly Beach|
|Sullivans Island||9%||Sullivans Island|
|Adams Run||9%||Charleston County|
|Charleston Afb||9%||North Charleston|
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Charleston County, South Carolina has a maximum sales tax rate of 9% and an approximate population of 295,244.
Sales tax rates in Charleston County are determined by ten different tax jurisdictions, Dorchester County, Charleston County, Ravenel, Hollywood, Charleston, North Charleston, Folly Beach, Isle Of Palms, Mount Pleasant and Sullivans Island.
Back to South Carolina Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Charleston County are current as of January 2022