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King is a town in Stokes County, North Carolina, United States. Portions of the town are also in Forsyth County. The population was 6904 at the 2010 census.
King is also a part of the Piedmont Triad metropolitan area, located northwest of Winston-Salem.
The City of King has two large public parks: Recreation Acres and Central Park.