Learn more about homes in Kent, WA

About Kent, Washington

Located exactly halfway between Seattle and Tacoma, Kent residents enjoy the excitement of each nearby metropolis while maintaining its own sense of community. A bustling economy driven by Boeing, Starbucks, REI, and Mikron Industries provides Kent’s booming population. Currently, over 84,000 people call Kent home, a number that is expected to rise to 100,000 within the next couple of years, likely making it the largest city in south King County.

Nestled in the Green River Valley between the Cascade Mountains on the east horizon and the Olympics to the west, Kent sits in the shadow of breathtaking Mt. Rainier. Kent itself is world-famous for its parks. 68 parks comprise 1,400 acres in and around Kent’s core. The city is also well-known for its yearly events, such as Cornucopia Days, which is the largest street fair in the Pacific Northwest. Kent is also the home of the Riverbend Golf complex—27 holes of top notch golf.

Once mostly farmland—for a time, it was considered the “Lettuce Capitol of the World”—Kent is now home to families who either work at one of the major companies located there or commute to Seattle or Tacoma. In either case, homes for sale in Kent range from mid-century ranches to exquisite new construction. Real estate in Kent is both attractive and affordable. Those fortunate enough to live here know there is no better place to make a home.


Kent Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 149 homes for sale in Kent, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
71% Single Family, 15% Condo, 7% Land/lot, 3% Rental, 1% Townhouse, 1% Multi Family and 2% Other.

71% Single Family
15% Condo
7% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 149
Average Home Size 1,981 ft² / 184 m²
Price Range ($23,500 - $2,500,000)

Weather in Kent

The average high temperatures in Kent range from 45 in January to 76 in July

Average home income in Kent

The average household income of a Kent resident is $82,294 with an average home value of $322,750

Population of Kent

Kent has 154,770 residents.

Home ownership in Kent

The average level of home ownership in Kent is 60%.

Education breakdown of Kent

Education levels of residents of Kent include: highschool 26%, associate 10%, bachelor 19%, graduate 8%.

Households in Kent

Kent has 55,096 homes, built on average 36 years ago.

Information from in and around Kent...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 149 homes for sale in Kent. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Condo, Land/lot, Rental, Townhouse, Multi Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 471,159. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Kent please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 149 homes for sale in Kent, WA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Kent area. Member brokerages representing the 149 homes include John L. Scott Real Estate - WA/ID and Windermere Relocation - Seattle.