Latest Data (2016)
Population 127,514
Nationwide Rank 216

Quick Facts

Kent, Washington is the 216th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Kent, Washington is a city.

Kent, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Kent had its largest population ever.

Kent, Washington is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Kent, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
206 Gainesville, Florida 131,591 16.4%
207 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 131,127 7.6%
208 Visalia, California 131,074 37.0%
209 Coral Springs, Florida 130,059 8.6%
210 New Haven, Connecticut 129,934 4.9%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 129,113 9.8%
212 Thousand Oaks, California 128,888 9.7%
213 Concord, California 128,726 5.2%
214 Elizabeth, New Jersey 128,640 6.4%
215 Lafayette, Louisiana 127,626 14.0%
216 Kent, Washington 127,514 58.1%
217 Topeka, Kansas 126,808 2.7%
218 Simi Valley, California 126,327 12.8%
219 Santa Clara, California 125,948 23.0%
220 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 123,371 22.4%
221 Hartford, Connecticut 123,243 -0.7%
222 Victorville, California 122,265 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 122,225 5.4%
224 Norman, Oklahoma 122,180 26.1%
225 Vallejo, California 121,299 3.3%
226 Berkeley, California 121,240 17.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
101 Spokane 215,973 9.6%
105 Tacoma 211,277 8.9%
144 Vancouver 174,826 19.2%
186 Bellevue 141,400 25.7%
216 Kent 127,514 58.1%
273 Everett 109,043 13.2%
302 Renton 100,953 96.0%
316 Federal Way 96,757 13.6%
318 Spokane Valley 96,340 19.1%
335 Yakima 93,986 12.5%
373 Kirkland 87,701 94.7%
376 Bellingham 87,574 29.1%
420 Kennewick 80,454 35.3%
437 Auburn 77,472 39.6%
500 Pasco 70,579 107.3%
527 Marysville 67,626 130.5%
573 Sammamish 63,773 83.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 127,514 216
2015 126,952 216
2014 125,560 217
2013 124,435 213
2012 122,999 213
2011 120,871 214
2010 92,411 313
2009 85,530 344
2008 84,673 342
2007 84,206 344
2006 83,600 343
2005 82,080 350
2004 81,679 348
2003 81,542 342
2002 81,742 338
2001 81,479 337
2000 80,609 340
1990 59,810 406