Cook County Illinois Sales Tax Rate 2021 Illinois Sales Tax Rates: Cook County


Cook County, Illinois Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 11%

The Cook County Sales Tax is 1.75%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 1.75% is applicable to localities in Cook County, in addition to the 6.25% Illinois sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Cook County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 3%.

Here's how Cook County's maximum sales tax rate of 11% compares to other counties around the United States:

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

Tax Rates By City in Cook County, Illinois

The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Illinois has a 6.25% sales tax and Cook County collects an additional 1.75%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Cook County is 8% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Cook County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Chicago 10.25% Chicago
Chicago 10.25% Chicago Metro Pier And Exposition Authority District
Elgin 8.5% Elgin
Des Plaines 10% Des Plaines
Arlington Heights 10% Arlington Heights
Schaumburg 10% Schaumburg (Cook Co)
Palatine 10% Palatine
Orland Park 9.75% Orland Park (Cook Co)
Cicero 10.75% Cicero
Tinley Park 9.75% Tinley Park (Cook Co)
Evanston 10.25% Evanston
Skokie 10.25% Skokie
Mount Prospect 10% Mount Prospect
Berwyn 10.75% Berwyn
Oak Lawn 10.25% Oak Lawn
Glenview 9.75% Glenview
Oak Park 10% Oak Park
Chicago Heights 10% Chicago Heights
Hoffman Estates 10% Hoffman Estates (Cook Co)
Barrington 7.5% Lake Barrington
Northbrook 10% Northbrook (Cook Co)
Elmwood Park 10% Elmwood Park
Streamwood 10% Streamwood
Park Ridge 10% Park Ridge
Wheeling 10% Wheeling (Cook Co)
Elk Grove Village 10% Elk Grove Village (Cook Co)
Calumet City 10% Calumet
La Grange 10% La Grange
Niles 10.25% Niles
Wilmette 10% Wilmette
Lansing 9.5% Lansing
Oak Forest 10% Oak Forest
Burbank 9.75% Burbank
Park Forest 9% Park Forest (Cook Co)
Midlothian 10% Midlothian
Morton Grove 10.25% Morton Grove
Harvey 10.5% Harvey
Lemont 10% Lemont (Cook Co)
Rolling Meadows 10% Rolling Meadows
Harwood Heights 10.25% Harwood Heights
Blue Island 9% Blue Island
Riverdale 10% Riverdale
Maywood 10% Maywood
Dolton 9.75% Dolton
South Holland 9.5% South Holland
Melrose Park 10.5% Melrose Park
Alsip 10% Alsip
Winnetka 9% Winnetka
Melrose Park 10% Northlake (Cook Co)
Homewood 9% Homewood
Evergreen Park 10% Evergreen Park
Matteson 9% Matteson
Brookfield 10% Brookfield
Bellwood 10.5% Bellwood
Franklin Park 10% Franklin Park
Palos Hills 9% Palos Hills
Westchester 10% Westchester
Prospect Heights 9.5% Prospect Heights
Riverside 10% Riverside
Country Club Hills 10.25% Country Club Hills
Palos Heights 9% Palos Heights
Bridgeview 10% Bridgeview
Hazel Crest 10% Hazel Crest
Western Springs 9% Western Springs
Forest Park 10% Forest Park
Hickory Hills 9% Hickory Hills
Justice 9% Justice
La Grange Park 9% La Grange Park
Lincolnwood 10.25% Lincolnwood
Chicago Ridge 10% Chicago Ridge
Richton Park 9.5% Richton Park
Schiller Park 9.75% Schiller Park
River Forest 10% River Forest
Palos Park 9% Cook County
Worth 10% Worth
Markham 10% Markham
River Grove 11% River Grove
Flossmoor 10% Flossmoor
Summit Argo 9.5% Summit
Lyons 10% Lyons
Steger 7% Steger (Will Co)
Glencoe 9% Glencoe
Glenwood 10% Glenwood
Broadview 10% Broadview
Hillside 10% Hillside
Willow Springs 10% Willow Springs (Cook Co)
Posen 10% Posen
Berkeley 10% Berkeley
Olympia Fields 10% Olympia Fields
Evanston 10.25% Skokie
Hometown 9% Hometown
Robbins 9% Robbins
Stone Park 10.25% Stone Park
Kenilworth 9% Kenilworth
Thornton 9.5% Thornton
Golf 9% Golf
Hines 9% Cook County
Techny 10% Northbrook (Cook Co)
Chicago 10% Franklin Park
Barrington 9% Barrington (Cook Co)
Bedford Park 10% Bedford Park
Hoffman Estates 8% Carol Stream

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Cook County, Illinois has a maximum sales tax rate of 11% and an approximate population of 4,139,352.

Sales tax rates in Cook County are determined by 87 different tax jurisdictions, Golf, Alsip, Elgin, Cook County, Lyons, Niles, Posen, Worth, Berwyn, Cicero, Dolton, Harvey, Lemont (Cook Co), Skokie, Steger (Will Co), Northbrook (Cook Co), Burbank, Chicago, Franklin Park, Chicago Metro Pier And Exposition Authority District, Glencoe, Justice, Lansing, Markham, Maywood, Robbins, Bellwood, Berkeley, Evanston, Glenview, Glenwood, Hillside, Hometown, Homewood, Matteson, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Palatine, Thornton, Wheeling (Cook Co), Wilmette, Winnetka, Broadview, Flossmoor, La Grange, Riverdale, Riverside, Lake Barrington, Barrington (Cook Co), Bridgeview, Brookfield, Kenilworth, Midlothian, Oak Forest, Park Ridge, Schaumburg (Cook Co), Stone Park, Streamwood, Blue Island, Des Plaines, Forest Park, Hazel Crest, Lincolnwood, Orland Park (Cook Co), Palos Hills, Park Forest (Cook Co), River Grove, Summit, Tinley Park (Cook Co), Westchester, Bedford Park, Calumet, Elmwood Park, Melrose Park, Northlake (Cook Co), Morton Grove, Richton Park, River Forest, Chicago Ridge, Hickory Hills, Palos Heights, Schiller Park, South Holland, Evergreen Park, La Grange Park, Mount Prospect and Olympia Fi.

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