Dating sites in kent
Hops were shipped from Titusville either by the river or via rail.
In 1889 the town was renamed for the County of Kent, the major hops producing region in England.
Residents of far east Kent are zoned in the Tahoma School district.
A branch of Green River Community College opened in Kent Station in 2007.
The largest lake is Lake Meridian on the city's East Hill.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 Sea Tac to the west.There are several major freeways and highways in or near Kent, including Interstate 5, State Route 167, State Route 516, and State Route 99, which produces high traffic density during rush hour.By 1870 the population was 277 and all of the quality bottom-land had been claimed.
Throughout the 1860s and 70's grain and forage crops such as wheat, barley, oats, hay, and timothy accounted for much of the annual return of farmers in the valley.The district includes four high schools, seven middle schools, twenty-eight elementary schools and two academies.