WA

National Population : 333,590,059
Washington State Population : 7,333,336

About Kent, WA

Kent, WA is located in King County in the state of Washington.

The total City Population for Kent is about 132,319 with about 1,513 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 165,143.

The Average Home Value is $318,450.00, which is roughly 13% higher than the Average Home Value of $277,018.00 for the state of Washington, and roughly 41% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $74,513.75, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $63,182.00 for the state of Washington, and roughly 23% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Kent is about 5.9%.

Washington is ranked #7 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.05 out of 100.

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Voting

King County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 70.33% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 74.95%
Republican: 22.24%
Libertarian: 1.5%
Other: 0.84%
Green: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Seattle, WA (4.78 mi.)
Seatac, WA (4.78 mi.)
Des Moines, WA (4.78 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 98030, 98031, 98032, 98042
Latitude : 47.364511
Longitude : -122.102081
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 383 ft.
Area Code(s) : 253, 425

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.78
Male Population Estimate : 44.78%
Female Population Estimate : 44.76%
Median Age : 34.5
Male Median Age : 33.5
Female Median Age : 35.4

White Population Estimate : 58.71%
Black Population Estimate : 10.07%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 12.23%
Asian Population Estimate : 15.66%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 2.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.16%
Other Population Estimate : 7.03%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Kent specifically.
Average # of Homicides for King County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for King County: About 341 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

King County is about 27% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 16% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.