King County

King County is the largest county in by population, home to roughly 30% of the state's residents. It stretches from Puget Sound to the Cascade Range, encompassing the major cities of and and their sprawling suburbs, as well as wide stretches of rural farmland and uninhabited mountain terrain.
Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

, sits at one of the most beautiful spots in the United States. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Capitol Hill is 's most densely populated neighborhood and the heart of the city's counterculture. Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the region of state, and often considered a suburb of . Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, in the . Photo: Chrismiceli, CC0.

Destinations

, commonly referred to as Sea-Tac, is situated between and in the region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in King County, south of and north of . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the fourth largest city in King County in the region of . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, , . Photo: Jelson25, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, , . Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County in the region of .

is a suburban city in King County, , , located immediately to the south of . Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, Washington, United States. Photo: ECTran71, CC0.

is a city in southern King County. Its name is a portmanteau of its larger neighbors: to the north, and to the south.

is a suburban city in King County, , , located south of on . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, , United States. Photo: Titanicdog98002, Public domain.

is a city of 9,900 that is 20 mi NE of in King County in the state of Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in King County, , , located on an island of the same name in the southern portion of . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in . The city was originally platted as "Snoqualmie" in 1889. Photo: Kgrr, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a city in of around 33,000. It's on the Sammamish River near , just 4 or 5 miles northeast of . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Vashon-Maury Island is an island near in the region, the largest island in Puget Sound south of Admiralty Inlet. Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in King County. is an unincorporated area south of that blends seamlessly with the rest of the area. Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

King County

Latitude of center
47.4873° or 47° 29' 14.4" north
Longitude of center
-121.8622° or 121° 51' 44" west
Population
1,930,000
Elevation
2146 feet (654 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 317005126
Geo­Names ID
5799783
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: King County
  • Arabic: Condado han King, Washington
  • Arabic: مقاطعة كنغ، واشنطون
  • Arabic: مقاطعة كينغ (واشنطن)
  • Arabic: مقاطعة كينغ
  • Arabic: مقاطعه كينغ، واشنطن
  • Asturian: condáu de King
  • Basque: King konderria (Washington)
  • Basque: King konderria
  • Bavarian: King County, Washington
  • Bavarian: King County
  • Belarusian: акруга Кінг
  • Bishnupriya: কিং কাউন্টি, ৱাশিংটন
  • Bishnupriya: কিং কাউন্টি
  • Bulgarian: Кинг
  • Catalan: Comtat de King
  • Cebuano: King County
  • Chechen: Кинг (гуо, Вашингтон)
  • Chechen: Кинг
  • Chinese: King Kūn
  • Chinese: 金县
  • Chinese: 金縣
  • Chinese: 金郡 (華盛頓州)
  • Chinese: 金郡
  • Czech: King County
  • Czech: Okres King
  • Dutch: King County
  • English: King
  • English: King County, Washington
  • Esperanto: Kantono King
  • Estonian: Kingi maakond
  • Finnish: Kingin piirikunta (Washington)
  • French: Comte de King
  • French: Comté de King
  • French: comté de King
  • Georgian: კინგის ოლქი
  • German: King County
  • Greek: King County, Washington
  • Greek: Κομητεία Κινγκ, Ουάσινγκτον
  • Greek: Κομητεία Κινγκ
  • Hebrew: מחוז קינג
  • Hungarian: King megye
  • Irish: Contae King, Washington
  • Italian: Contea di King
  • Italian: contea di King
  • Japanese: キング郡
  • Korean: 킹 군
  • Latin: King Comitatus
  • Low German: King County
  • Min Dong Chinese: King Gông
  • Min Nan Chinese: King Kūn
  • Norwegian: King County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: King County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: King County i Washington
  • Persian: شهرستان کینگ، واشینگتن
  • Polish: Hrabstwo King
  • Portuguese: Condado de King
  • Romanian: Comitatul King, Washington
  • Romanian: Comitatul King
  • Russian: Кинг
  • Sardinian: contea de King
  • Serbian: King County
  • Serbian: Okrug King
  • Serbian: Кинг
  • Serbian: Округ Кинг
  • Serbo-Croatian: King County, Washington
  • Serbo-Croatian: King County
  • South Azerbaijani: کینق بؤلگه‌سی، واشینقتون
  • Spanish: Condado de King
  • Swedish: King County, Washington
  • Swedish: King County
  • Tajik: Кинг
  • Tatar: Кинг (округ, Вашингтон)
  • Tatar: Кинг
  • Thai: คิงเคาน์ตี
  • Turkish: King County, Washington
  • Ukrainian: Кінг (округ, Вашингтон)
  • Ukrainian: Кінґ
  • Urdu: کنگ کاؤنٹی، واشنگٹن
  • Vietnamese: Quận King
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han King
  • Welsh: King County, Washington
  • Welsh: King County
  • Western Frisian: King County
  • Western Panjabi: کنگ کاؤنٹی، واشنگٹن
  • Kingin piirikunta
  • Quận King, Washington
  • Кінг
  • 킹군

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