North Carolina Sales Tax Rates: New Hanover County
New Hanover County, North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2020 Up to 7%
A county-wide sales tax rate of 2.25% is applicable to localities in New Hanover County, in addition to the 4.75% North Carolina sales tax.Some cities and local governments in New Hanover County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 8.8817841970013E-16%.
Here's how New Hanover County's maximum sales tax rate of 7% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Lower maximum sales tax than 54% of North Carolina counties
- Lower maximum sales tax than 64% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in New Hanover County, North Carolina
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. North Carolina has a 4.75% sales tax and New Hanover County collects an additional 2.25%, so the minimum sales tax rate in New Hanover County is 7% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in New Hanover County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|Wilmington||7%||New Hanover County|
|Castle Hayne||7%||New Hanover County|
|Carolina Beach||7%||Carolina Beach|
|Wrightsville Beach||7%||Wrightsville Beach|
|Kure Beach||7%||Kure Beach|
|Wilmington||7%||Wilmington Convention Center District|
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New Hanover County, North Carolina has a maximum sales tax rate of 7% and an approximate population of 153,785.
Sales tax rates in New Hanover County are determined by six different tax jurisdictions, Kure Beach, Wilmington, New Hanover County, Wilmington Convention Center District, Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach.
Back to North Carolina Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for New Hanover County are current as of October 2020