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North Kent
  • Neighborhood in Kent, WA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

editorial

North Kent is a neighborhood in Kent, Washington with a population of 5,598. North Kent is in King County. Living in North Kent offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In North Kent there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in North Kent and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in North Kent are above average.

About

About North Kent...
Population
5,598
Neighborhood in
Kent

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$556,849
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,049
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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North Kent Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$106,099
National
$75,149
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%

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North Kent Reviews

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