Alameda County California Sales Tax Rate 2018 California Sales Tax Rates: Alameda County


Alameda County, California Sales Tax Rate 2018 Up to 9.75%

The Alameda County Sales Tax is 0.25%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 0.25% is applicable to localities in Alameda County, in addition to the 6.00% California sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Alameda County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 3.5%.

Here's how Alameda County's maximum sales tax rate of 9.75% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 98% of California counties
  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 94% of counties nationwide
Last updated March 2018

Tax Rates By City in Alameda County, California

The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. California has a 6.00% sales tax and Alameda County collects an additional 0.25%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Alameda County is 6.25% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Alameda County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Oakland 9.25% Alameda County
Fremont 9.25% Alameda County
Hayward 9.75% Hayward
San Leandro 9.75% San Leandro
Berkeley 9.25% Alameda County
Livermore 9.25% Alameda County
Pleasanton 9.25% Alameda County
Alameda 9.25% Alameda County
Union City 9.75% Union City
Castro Valley 9.25% Alameda County
Newark 9.75% Newark
Dublin 9.25% Alameda County
San Lorenzo 9.25% Alameda County
Emeryville 9.25% Alameda County
Albany 9.75% Albany
Sunol 9.25% Alameda County
Piedmont 9.25% Alameda County

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Alameda County, California has a maximum sales tax rate of 9.75% and an approximate population of 1,185,919.

Sales tax rates in Alameda County are determined by six different tax jurisdictions, Alameda County, Albany, Newark, Hayward, Union City and San Leandro.

  Back to California Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Alameda County are current as of March 2018
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