|Nickname(s): Bicycle Capital of the Northwest|
Location of Redmond within King County and King County within Washington.
Location in the United States
|• Mayor||John Marchione|
|• Total||16.94 sq mi (43.87 km2)|
|• Land||16.28 sq mi (42.17 km2)|
|• Water||0.66 sq mi (1.71 km2)|
|Elevation||43 ft (13 m)|
|• Estimate (2013)||57,530|
|• Density||3,325.8/sq mi (1,284.1/km2)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC-8)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
|ZIP codes||98053, 98052, 98073, (98000-98099)|
|GNIS feature ID||1533331|
Redmond is a high tech enclave in King County, Washington, United States, located 16 miles (26 km) east of Seattle, within the Seattle metropolitan area. The population was 54,144 at the 2010 census, up from 45,256 in 2000 census. Redmond is commonly recognized as the home of both Microsoft and Nintendo of America. With an annual bike race on city streets and the state’s only velodrome, Redmond is also known as the “Bicycle Capital of the Northwest”.