Alameda County California Sales Tax Rate 2021 California Sales Tax Rates: Alameda County


Alameda County, California Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 10.75%

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% California sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Alameda County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 4.5%.

Here's how Alameda County's maximum sales tax rate of 10.75% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Higher maximum sales tax than any other California counties
  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 99% of counties nationwide
Last updated October 2021

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% 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 10.25% Oakland
Fremont 10.25% Fremont
Hayward 10.75% Hayward
San Leandro 10.75% San Leandro
Berkeley 10.25% Berkeley Tourism Business Improvement District
Livermore 10.25% Livermore
Pleasanton 10.25% Pleasanton
Alameda 10.75% Alameda
Union City 10.75% Union City
Castro Valley 10.25% Alameda County
Newark 10.75% Newark
Dublin 10.25% Dublin
San Lorenzo 10.25% Alameda County
Emeryville 10.5% Emeryville
Albany 10.75% Albany
Sunol 10.25% Tri Valley Tourism Marketing District
Piedmont 10.25% Oakland

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Alameda County, California has a maximum sales tax rate of 10.75% and an approximate population of 1,185,919.

Sales tax rates in Alameda County are determined by fifteen different tax jurisdictions, Tri Valley Tourism Marketing District, Albany, Dublin, Newark, Alameda, Fremont, Hayward, Oakland, Berkeley Tourism Business Improvement District, Livermore, Emeryville, Pleasanton, Union City, San Leandro and Alameda County.

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