Port Arthur, Texas Sales Tax Tables 2021 Texas Sales Tax Rates: Port Arthur

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Port Arthur, Texas Sales Tax Rate 2021 8.25%

The Port Arthur sales tax rate is 8.25%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Texas state sales tax 6.25%
Jefferson County sales tax 0.50%
Port Arthur tax 1.50%
Combined Sales Tax: 8.25%
8.25% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Port Arthur (Jefferson Co).

Tax rates last updated in October 2021

Note: There is 0 additional tax districts that applies to some areas geographically within Port Arthur. Instead of the rates shown for the Port Arthur (Jefferson Co) tax region above, the following tax rates apply to these specific areas:

Tax Jurisdiction Total Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax In These Zip Codes

How does the Port Arthur sales tax compare to the rest of TX?

  Higher sales tax than any other Texas locality
  Port Arthur collects the maximum legal local sales tax

The 8.25% sales tax rate in Port Arthur consists of 6.25% Texas state sales tax, 0.5% Jefferson County sales tax and 1.5% Port Arthur tax. There is no applicable special tax. The sales tax jurisdiction name is Port Arthur (Jefferson Co), which may refer to a local government division. You can print a 8.25% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Texas sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Port Arthur

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2021 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2021   8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2021 8.125% 6.25% 0.5% 1.375% N/A
February 2021 8.125% 6.25% 0.5% 1.375% N/A
January 2021   8.125% 6.25% 0.5% 1.375% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2020 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
March 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
December 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2019 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2018 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2017 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2016 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
November 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
October 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
September 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
August 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
July 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
June 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
May 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
April 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
March 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
February 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A
January 2015 8.25% 6.25% 0.5% 1.5% N/A

The Port Arthur (Jefferson Co) sales tax has been changed within the last year. It was raised 0.125% from 8.125% to 8.25% in April 2021 and lowered 0.125% from 8.25% to 8.125% in January 2021. Click here to find other recent sales tax rate changes in Texas.


Texas Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Port Arthur, Texas sales tax rate of 8.25% applies to the following two zip codes: 77640 and 77642.

There are approximately 38,984 people living in the Port Arthur area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Port Arthur or Jefferson County), so you shouldn't always rely on something as imprecise as zip codes to determine the sales tax rates at a given address.


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