Sister cities of Kent, Washington
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Kent is a city located in King County, Washington, United States. It is the sixth largest city in the state and third largest in the county. Kent is in the heart of the Seattle-Tacoma metroplex, located 19 miles south of Seattle and 19 miles northeast of Tacoma. Nearby cities include Renton and Tukwila to the north, Covington and Maple Valley to the east, Auburn to the south, and Federal Way, Des Moines and SeaTac to the west. Kent's population as of April, 2010 was 92,411 according to the 2010 census. The total grew to an estimated 122,999 as of July 1, 2012, owing primarily to annexation.
Once a thriving agricultural area, Kent is now home to hundreds of companies. Among the many corporations headquartered in Kent are REI (Recreational Equipment Inc.), Oberto Sausage Company, and the two largest waterjet companies in the United States: Flow International Corporation and Omax Corporation.
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