The town of Kent covers a total area of about 128 sq. kms. and is located in the County of Litchfield in Connecticut. Kent lies 467 ft above the sea level. The local education sector is quite advanced with the location of about three boarding schools in the area. There are also two covered bridges in town. Kent is bisected by the Hosatonic river. There are State Parks and reserved forests in and around the area of the town which helps to attract substantial number of nature loving tourists. Transportation, health care, education and the retail sector offers substantial number of job oppurtunities to the locals. Brendan Fraser, an actor was a notable resident of the town.