Cowlitz County Washington Sales Tax Rate 2023 Washington Sales Tax Rates: Cowlitz County


Cowlitz County, Washington Sales Tax Rate 2023 Up to 8.1%

The Cowlitz County Sales Tax is 1.3%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 1.3% is applicable to localities in Cowlitz County, in addition to the 6.5% Washington sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Cowlitz County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 0.3%.

Here's how Cowlitz County's maximum sales tax rate of 8.1% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 85% of Washington counties
  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 64% of counties nationwide
Last updated January 2023

Tax Rates By City in Cowlitz County, Washington

The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Washington has a 6.5% sales tax and Cowlitz County collects an additional 1.3%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Cowlitz County is 7.8% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Cowlitz County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Longview 8.1% Kelso
Kelso 8.1% Kalama
Castle Rock 8% Castle Rock
Kalama 8.1% Kalama
Silverlake 7.8% Cowlitz
Toutle 7.8% Cowlitz
Ariel 7.8% Cowlitz
Cougar 7.8% Cowlitz
Carrolls 7.8% Cowlitz
Ryderwood 7.8% Cowlitz

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Cowlitz County, Washington has a maximum sales tax rate of 8.1% and an approximate population of 70,691.

Sales tax rates in Cowlitz County are determined by four different tax jurisdictions, Cowlitz, Kalama, Kelso and Castle Rock.

  Back to Washington Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Cowlitz County are current as of January 2023
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