Latest Data (2017)
Population 128,458
Nationwide Rank 215

Quick Facts

Kent, Washington is the 215th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kent, Washington is a city.

Kent, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Kent had its largest population ever.

Kent, Washington is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Kent, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
205 Coral Springs, Florida 133,037 11.1%
206 Visalia, California 133,010 39.1%
207 Sterling Heights, Michigan 132,631 6.3%
208 Gainesville, Florida 132,249 17.0%
209 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 132,228 8.5%
210 New Haven, Connecticut 131,014 5.8%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 130,824 11.3%
212 Elizabeth, New Jersey 130,215 7.7%
213 Concord, California 129,783 6.1%
214 Thousand Oaks, California 128,995 9.8%
215 Kent, Washington 128,458 59.3%
216 Santa Clara, California 127,134 24.1%
217 Simi Valley, California 126,878 13.3%
218 Lafayette, Louisiana 126,848 13.3%
219 Topeka, Kansas 126,587 2.5%
220 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 125,691 24.7%
221 Round Rock, Texas 123,678 103.8%
222 Hartford, Connecticut 123,400 -0.6%
223 Norman, Oklahoma 122,843 26.8%
224 Victorville, California 122,441 89.7%
225 Fargo, North Dakota 122,359 34.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
101 Spokane 217,108 10.2%
104 Tacoma 213,418 10.0%
146 Vancouver 175,673 19.8%
182 Bellevue 144,444 28.4%
215 Kent 128,458 59.3%
272 Everett 110,079 14.3%
302 Renton 101,379 96.9%
313 Spokane Valley 97,847 20.9%
320 Federal Way 96,690 13.5%
342 Yakima 93,667 12.2%
367 Bellingham 89,045 31.3%
370 Kirkland 88,630 96.8%
414 Kennewick 81,607 37.3%
423 Auburn 80,776 45.6%
486 Pasco 73,013 114.4%
517 Marysville 68,864 134.7%
571 Sammamish 64,548 85.4%
574 Redmond 64,291 40.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 128,458 215
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