Kern County California Sales Tax Rate 2022 California Sales Tax Rates: Kern County

California:

Kern County, California Sales Tax Rate 2022 Up to 9.5%

The Kern County Sales Tax is 0.25%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 0.25% is applicable to localities in Kern County, in addition to the 6% California sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Kern County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 3.25%.

Here's how Kern County's maximum sales tax rate of 9.5% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 83% of California counties
  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 86% of counties nationwide
Last updated May 2022

Tax Rates By City in Kern 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 Kern County collects an additional 0.25%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Kern 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 Kern County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Bakersfield 8.25% Bakersfield
Delano 8.25% Delano
Ridgecrest 8.25% Ridgecrest
Tehachapi 7.25% Tehachapi
Arvin 8.25% Arvin
Wasco 8.25% Wasco
Rosamond 9.5% Los Angeles Co Local Tax Sl
Shafter 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Lamont 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Taft 8.25% Taft
Mc Farland 8.25% Delano
California City 7.25% California City
Lake Isabella 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Frazier Park 7.25% Ventura Co Local Tax Sl
Mojave 7.25% California City
Edwards 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Lost Hills 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Buttonwillow 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Inyokern 7.75% Inyo Co Local Tax Sl
Pine Mountain Club 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Wofford Heights 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Bakersfield 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Kernville 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Boron 7.75% San Bernardino
Bodfish 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Weldon 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Maricopa 8.25% Taft
Caliente 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Keene 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Onyx 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Boron 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Woody 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Cantil 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Edison 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Mojave 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Tupman 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Fellows 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Randsburg 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Glennville 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Mc Kittrick 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl
Johannesburg 7.25% Kern Co Local Tax Sl

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Kern County, California has a maximum sales tax rate of 9.5% and an approximate population of 559,397.

Sales tax rates in Kern County are determined by thirteen different tax jurisdictions, Kern Co Local Tax Sl, Taft, Arvin, San Bernardino, Wasco, Delano, California City, Inyo Co Local Tax Sl, Los Angeles Co Local Tax Sl, Tehachapi, Ridgecrest, Bakersfield and Ventura Co Local Tax Sl.


  Back to California Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Kern County are current as of May 2022
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