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11239 SE 260th St
Kent, WA 98030
About the Area
Kent, located in the center of the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area, is the 6th-largest city in Washington State. The Kent Valley is home to one of our region’s largest employment bases, with hundreds of thousands of blue- and grey-collar jobs, and features captivating neighborhoods, award-winning parks, exceptional school districts, and nationally accredited police and fire departments.
- 1870–1900 Once a major hops producer, in 1889 Kent was named for the County of Kent, a key hops producing region in England.
- 1900–1930 After the turn of the 20th century the area turned to dairy farming, and was home to a Carnation Condensed Milk plant.
- 1930–1965 In the 1930s, Kent was known as the Lettuce Capital of the World. The lettuce fields eventually made way for the Boeing Space Center.
- 1965 Boeing begins building their Space Center in Kent, establishing Kent as the industrial nerve center of the Puget Sound region.
- 2005 Kent Station opens as a destination amenity for residents. Extensive retail, residential, and office space is anchored by a branch of Green River College, and supported by a transit center.
- 2009 The ShoWare Center is home to the Seattle Thunderbirds (hockey), Tacoma Stars (soccer), and Seattle Mist (football). The 6,500-seat arena also hosts concerts, shows, and other events.
- 2010–Future Alaska Airlines, REI, Oberto Sausage Company, and Seattle Bicycle Supply are all headquartered in the Kent Valley, while Amazon, Starbucks, and GE, operate major facilities here.
Miles from both Seattle & Tacoma
Largest city in Washington
Median Age (3 Mile Radius)
Largest manufacturing & distribution center in the U.S.
Largest industrial park on the West Coast
Parks, trails, play fields & open spaces
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