Texas Sales Tax Rates: Galveston County
Galveston County, Texas Sales Tax Rate 2020 Up to 8.25%
While many counties do levy a countywide sales tax, Galveston County does not. The Texas sales tax of 6.25% applies countywide. Some cities and local governments in Galveston County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 2%.
Here's how Galveston County's maximum sales tax rate of 8.25% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Higher maximum sales tax than 100% of Texas counties
- Higher maximum sales tax than 78% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Galveston County, Texas
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Texas has a 6.25% sales tax and Galveston County collects an additional N/A, so the minimum sales tax rate in Galveston 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 Galveston County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|Texas City||8.25%||Texas City|
|La Marque||8.25%||La Marque|
|Santa Fe||8.25%||Santa Fe|
|Port Bolivar||8.25%||Galveston Co Esd No 2 Sp|
|High Island||8.25%||Galveston Co Esd No 2 Sp|
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Galveston County, Texas has a maximum sales tax rate of 8.25% and an approximate population of 243,170.
Sales tax rates in Galveston County are determined by nine different tax jurisdictions, Kemah, Galveston, Santa Fe, Dickinson, Hitchcock, La Marque, Texas City, Friendswood and Galveston Co Esd No 2 Sp.
Back to Texas Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Galveston County are current as of February 2020