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Facts About Federal Way

10 Interesting Facts About Federal Way, Washington

Facts About Federal Way

  1. Federal Way was incorporated as a city on February 28, 1990.
  2. Federal Way has two sister cities: Donghae, Gangwon Province, South Korea & Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture, Japan.
  3. Federal Way is a city in King County, Washington, located within the Seattle metropolitan area.
  4. The Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery in Federal Way houses a Walt Disney Classics Collection.
  5. The name derived from Federal Highway U.S. 99, which ran from Everett and Seattle to Tacoma.
  6. the city has a total area of 22.46 sq mi, of which 22.26 sq mi is land and 0.20 sq mi is water.
  7. Federal Way is located in the southwest corner of King County at 47°18′47″N 122°20′21″W (47.312960, −122.339173).
  8. Federal Way is the tenth-largest city in Washington and the fifth-largest in King County with an estimated population of 96,526, as of 2020.
  9. The altitude of Federal way is 1,690 feet above sea level.
  10. the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden has the largest collection of Rhododendrons in the world, With more than 700 garden displays.
Facts About Federal Way
Facts About Federal Way