GROVE – The amount of monthly sales tax distributed in June rose for the city of Grove while the city ‘s use tax was slightly down, according to a report released by the Oklahoma Tax Commission.

Grove’s 3.4 percent sales tax collected between April 16th and May 15th resulted in a $485,908.44 distribution from the state in that time period, an increase from $456,616.67 the city received during the same period last year.

Grove’s city use tax dipped from $24,475.41 to $15,320.33.

Countywide, Delaware County saw an increase in the monthly distribution. The county’s one percent sales tax netted a monthly distribution of $240,454.02 compared to $221,382.26 received by the county for the same period last year.

The monthly distribution of sales tax collections by the Oklahoma Tax Commissioner primarily represents local tax receipts reported.

Monies received by cities and counties from sales tax help fund capital improvements.

This June, the state distributed $111,012,228 in sales tax collections to 504 cities and towns. That amount was an increase of $9,645,504 from the $101,366,724 distributed to 501 cities and towns in June last year.

A use tax collected on outside sales resulted in a June disbursement of $7,429,870 shared by 341 cities and towns.

In county returns, 73 counties shared in a $22,834,646 sales tax disbursement. A use tax disbursement of $1,854,908 was distributed between 61 counties.

The following list includes sales and use tax rates for area cities and towns along with the amount of the June disbursements:

Adair (4%) - $20,099.99 up from $11,795.58; $1,677.58 up from $1,389.34

Afton (3%) - $20,131.96 up from $15,309.33; $4,599.71 up from $2,325.47

Bernice (3.5%) - $22,408.09 up from $10,151.59; $685.67 down from $1,234.93

Big Cabin (2.5%) – $12,809.00 down from $14,429.84; $344.94 down from $1,301.61

Colcord (3%) - $9,903.21 up from $7,147.21; no use tax

Commerce (3%) - $20,084.24 up from $18,230.30; no use tax

Disney (3.875%) - $3,512.96 up from $3,438.79; no use tax

Fairland (3%) - $16,263.43 up from $11,035.09; $1,607.55 up from $1,582.73

Grove (3.4%) - $485,908.44 up from $456,616.67; $15,320.33 down from $24,475.41

Jay (3%) - $88,160.23 up from $80,757.85; $4,436.98 up from $3,955.45

Kansas (3%) - $13,256.45 up from $9,529.23; $473.17 down from $1,045.45

Ketchum (3%) - $9,348.51 down from $9,655.51; no use tax

Langley (3%) - $63,264.13 up from $59,845.08; no use tax

Miami (3%) - $396,830.32 up from $382,595.63; $34,359.33 up from $18,735.90

Oaks (3%) - $763.09 down from $874.95; no use tax

Quapaw (3%) - $10,609.31 up from $3,567.02; $1,916.41 up from $739.97

Spavinaw (3%) - $3,626.59 up from $2,817.98; $527.72 up from $232.39

West Siloam Springs (2.75%) - $14,848.45 down from $21,624.92; $1,843.93 up from $77.41

Area counties received the following:

Craig (2%) - $207,616.46 down from $247,512.50; $8,437.86 down from $9,728.95

Delaware (1%) - $240,454.02 up from $221,382.26; $7,205.74 down from $10,454.53

Mayes (1.375%) - $394,058.52 up from $342,615.81; $55,254.33 up from $15,055.94