Federal Way

Getting to know Federal Way

Federal Way is located in the southwestern corner of King County, approximately 25 miles south of downtown Seattle and eight miles north of downtown Tacoma. Incorporated in 1990 it is Washington’s sixth largest city with a population of 101,300. Federal Way has 31 developed parks and 19 open space parks on approximately 1,141 acres of land. The community features one of largest shopping malls in the state (The Commons at Federal Way) and the popular family-oriented theme park Wild Waves. It is popular with Seattle workers for affordable housing while being an easy commute.