Federal Way, King County, Washington

Federal Way: City in King County, Washington, United States


Federal Way is a city located in the county of King in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 89,306. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 96,307 inhabitants.

The city was created 33 years ago in 1989.

Quick Facts about Federal Way

Population : 96,307 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : King County
Phone Area Codes : 253
Altitude : 1,690 feet / 515, 157 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1990 (33 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 17:49:42 (7th February 2023)
Postal code : 98003
Population growth : 7.27% (2010-2020)
Federal Way locator map
Location of Federal Way on Washington map.
Federal Way Transit Center Clock Skyline image
Federal Way Transit Center Clock Skyline
Federal Way Transit Center Clock Skyline image


Federal Way is located at 47°19'20"N 122°18'45"W (47.3223200, -122.3126200).

Federal Way map

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The population of Federal Way increased by 7.27% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 89,306 - census
2011 90,664 1.5% estimation process
2012 91,913 1.36% estimation process
2013 92,632 0.78% estimation process
2014 93,421 0.84% estimation process
2015 95,254 1.92% estimation process
2016 97,131 1.93% estimation process
2017 97,274 0.15% estimation process
2018 96,726 -0.57% estimation process
2019 96,289 -0.45% estimation process
2020 96,307 0.02% estimation process

Federal Way zip code is 98003. County name: King, County fips: 53033

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People born in Federal Way (24)

People born in Federal Way, including swimmer, Olympic athlete, world champion, world record-holder Ariana Kukors, Korean-baseball player Hank Conger, soccer player Lamar Neagle, .


  • Kelyn Rowe (American soccer player) he was born in 02/12/1991
  • Sanjaya Malakar (American reality television personality) he was born in 10/09/1989
  • Ciaran O'Brien (American soccer player) he was born in 17/11/1987
  • Shaun Bodiford (Player of American football) he was born in 04/05/1982
  • Aaron Broussard (American politician) he was born in 06/01/1949
  • Bronzell Miller (American football player and actor (1971-2013)) he was born in 12/10/1971
  • Michael McGrady (American actor) he was born in 30/03/1960
  • Matthew McIntosh (American writer) he was born in 01/01/1977
  • Andre Fili (American martial artist) he was born in 25/06/1990
  • Sean Okoli (American soccer player) he was born in 03/02/1993
  • Sam Kim (Singer, guitarist) he was born in 19/02/1998
  • Sean Botkin (American pianist)
  • Dave Larson (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1958
  • Cole Dickerson (basketball player (1991-)) he was born in 19/10/1991
  • Aaron Broussard (basketball player) he was born in 14/04/1990
  • Aaron Tran (American speed skater) he was born in 24/07/1996
  • Jeff Brigham (baseball player) he was born in 16/02/1992
  • Jaden McDaniels (American basketball player) he was born in 29/09/2000

Schools in Federal Way

College & universities near Federal Way, WA

Code Name City ZIP
479053 Cortiva Institute-Seattle Federal Way (WA) 98003-5475
407708 Gene Juarez Academy Federal Way (WA) 98003
235431 Highline College Des Moines (WA) 98198-9800
235343 Green River College Auburn (WA) 98092-3622
377546 Northwest College of Art & Design Tacoma (WA) 98402

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Federal Way, WA

Code Name Address Type
TAC Tacoma Dome Station 1001 Puyallup Avenue RAIL
TUK Tukwila station 7301 South 158th St. RAIL
SEA King Street Station 303 South Jackson Street RAIL
SVF Seattle (Ferry - Pier 69), Washington 2701 Alaskan Way OTHER
OLW Centennial Station 6600 Yelm Highway S.E. RAIL

Post offices near Federal Way

Post Office Name City ZIP
Federal Way Post Office Federal Way (WA) 98003
Twin Lakes Auburn Post Office Federal Way (WA) 98023
Auburn Post Office Auburn (WA) 98002
Milton Post Office Milton (WA) 98354
Fife Carrier Annex Post Office Fife (WA) 98424

Other cities in King County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in King County , WA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Seattle 769,714 City in Washington, United States; county seat of King County
Bellevue 148,073 City in King County, Washington, United States
Kent 130,676 City located in King County, Washington, USA
Renton 101,494 City in King County, Washington, USA
Kirkland 95,431 City in King County, Washington, United States
Auburn 81,024 City in Washington state, United States of America
Redmond 72,507 City in King County, Washington, United States of America
Sammamish 65,960 Town
Lakewood 60,976 City in Pierce County, Washington, United States
Shoreline 58,197 Town in Washington
Burien 51,268 Town in Washington, United States
Bothell 47,524 City in King and Snohomish Counties, Washington, USA
Issaquah 39,681 City in Washington, United States
West Lake Sammamish 33,929 Census designated place
Des Moines 32,389 City in Washington
SeaTac 28,904 Airport in SeaTac, Washington, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Federal Way distances to largest Washington cities