August is typically the hottest month in Kent with monthly temperatures ranging from 56.8°-77.1° fahrenheit. The hottest temperature ever recorded in Kent was 102°, recorded on August 09, 1981.
On average, the coldest month in Kent is February with temperatures ranging from 36.5°-50.6° fahrenheit. The coldest temperature ever recorded in Kent was 28.9°, recorded on August 25, 1925.
Approximately 29.4% of residents are under the age of 20. This is a high percentage for King County and Washington.
The second largest age group in Kent is middle aged, with approximately 24.1% of residents between 45 and 64 years old.
In Kent, 58.2% of people are Caucasian. This is a relatively low percentage of Caucasians for King County and Washington.
About 86.8% of the labor force in Kent primarily drives or carpools to work. Kent has a higher percent of driving commuters than the typical city in King County.
10 - 20 Minute Commutes
Approximately 26% of workers in Kent spend between 10 and 20 minutes commuting to work every day.
Average Commute Time
The mean commute time is 31 minutes, which is high for the county.
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