Sales Tax Rate

Stillwater Sales Tax Rate

In Oklahoma, sales tax is the largest source of recurring revenue for municipalities. The total sales tax paid for purchases within Stillwater city limits is 8.813 percent (effective April 1, 2013).

Sales tax is distributed as follows:

  • The City of Stillwater receives 3.5 percent. 

    • With 0.5 percent earmarked for the Transportation Improvement Fund.

    • With 1 percent earmarked for the Stillwater Utilities Authority.

    • With 2 percent earmarked for the General Fund.

  • Payne County receives 0.813 percent (effective April 1, 2013).

  • The State of Oklahoma receives 4.5 percent.


Sales Tax Trend

(Fiscal Year Ending 6/30) 

2007 ~  $21,203,119

2008 ~  $22,402,686

2009 ~  $22,978,191

2010 ~  $22,032,236

2011 ~  $23,017,357

2012 ~  $23,945,783

2013 ~  $26,250,096

2014 ~  $29,274,245

2015$28,864,410