Located midway between Seattle and Tacoma, Kent, Washington is the fourth largest city in King County and the sixth largest in Washington state. It currently has a population of 125,000, including a culturally diverse mix of residents from around the globe.
The city is approximately 34 square miles in size and is known for its rolling hills, lush valleys, Green River and views of Mt. Rainier. Boasting dozens of parks and award-winning schools, Kent retains some of its agricultural roots while also serving as an industry hub to companies including Boeing, Blue Origin, Oberto Sausage Company, Flow International and OMAX Corporation and as the home to the Maleng Regional Justice Center and the Kent campus of Green River Community College.
In addition to its lush landscape and sports & recreation opportunities, the City of Kent offers a wide variety of shopping, dining and cultural options for its residents and visitors. Highlights include Kent’s historic district, Kent Station, Pacific Raceways, the Kent Historical Museum and a range of live entertainment at local restaurants, coffee shops and pubs.