California Sales Tax Rates: Monterey County
Monterey County, California Sales Tax Rate 2017 Up to 9.50%
A county-wide sales tax rate of 0.25% is applicable to localities in Monterey County, in addition to the 6.00% California sales tax.Some cities and local governments in Monterey County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 3.25%.
Here's how Monterey County's maximum sales tax rate of 9.50% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Higher maximum sales tax than 95% of California counties
- Higher maximum sales tax than 92% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Monterey 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 Monterey County collects an additional 0.25%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Monterey 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 Monterey County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|Pacific Grove||8.75%||Pacific Grove|
|King City||8.25%||King City|
|Carmel Valley||7.75%||Monterey County|
|Carmel By The Sea||8.75%||Carmel By The Sea|
|Pebble Beach||7.75%||Monterey County|
|Moss Landing||7.75%||Monterey County|
|Big Sur||7.75%||Monterey County|
|San Ardo||7.75%||Monterey County|
|San Lucas||7.75%||Monterey County|
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Monterey County, California has a maximum sales tax rate of 9.50% and an approximate population of 313,273.
Sales tax rates in Monterey County are determined by eleven different tax jurisdictions, Monterey County, Marina, Salinas, Seaside, Soledad, Gonzales, Monterey, King City, Greenfield, Pacific Grove and Carmel By The Sea.
Back to California Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Monterey County are current as of July 2017