Alabama Sales Tax Rates: Jefferson County
Jefferson County, Alabama Sales Tax Rate 2020 Up to 10%
A county-wide sales tax rate of 1% is applicable to localities in Jefferson County, in addition to the 4% Alabama sales tax.Some cities and local governments in Jefferson County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 5%.
Here's how Jefferson County's maximum sales tax rate of 10% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Higher maximum sales tax than 96% of Alabama counties
- Higher maximum sales tax than 97% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Jefferson County, Alabama
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Alabama has a 4% sales tax and Jefferson County collects an additional 1%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Jefferson County is 5% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Jefferson County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|Birmingham||10%||Birmingham (Jefferson Co)|
|Birmingham||9.5%||Hoover (Jefferson Co)|
|Birmingham||10%||Vestavia Hills (Jefferson Co)|
|Trussville||10%||Trussville (Jefferson Co)|
|Leeds||10%||Leeds (Jefferson Co)|
|Pleasant Grove||10%||Pleasant Grove|
|Mount Olive||6%||Jefferson County|
|Dolomite||10%||Birmingham (Jefferson Co)|
|Shannon||7.75%||Hoover Pj (Jefferson Co)|
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Jefferson County, Alabama has a maximum sales tax rate of 10% and an approximate population of 572,811.
Sales tax rates in Jefferson County are determined by 30 different tax jurisdictions, Clay, Dora, Jefferson County, Irondale, Leeds (Jefferson Co), Adamsville Pj, Morris, Brookside Un, Hoover Pj (Jefferson Co), Blount County, Bessemer, Hueytown, Birmingham (Jefferson Co), Kimberly, Gardendale, Fairfield, Adamsville, Tarrant, Homewood, Midfield, Center Point, Shelby County, Mountain Brook, Hoover (Jefferson Co), Vestavia Hills (Jefferson Co), Fultondale, Graysville, Pinson, Trussville (Jefferson Co) and Pleasant Grove.
Back to Alabama Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Jefferson County are current as of August 2020