Welcome to Mercer Island
Private and exclusive suburban community surrounded by views of the water
Situated on a charming island that lies between Seattle and Bellevue, Mercer Island offers secluded living in a highly convenient locale. Established and upscale, residents have everything they need to live a comfortable lifestyle. The city is located in King County and has a steadily growing population of 25,675. The area is situated just seven miles southeast of Seattle and under five miles southwest of Bellevue.
Residential neighborhoods on Mercer Island exude sophistication, style, and luxury. Boasting an impressive collection of million-dollar mansions, high-end living is always within reach. There are also homes that are more modest in size — ideal for those needing anywhere between three and four bedrooms.
What to Love
- Extremely convenient location
- Sprawling mansions
- Luxurious vibe
- Desirable schools
- Forest-like ambiance
Mercer Island is an extremely desirable place to call home. Adorned with palatial properties hidden past gated driveways, individuals seeking the utmost privacy and serenity will adore this city. Away from home, locals can quickly and easily run errands near 77th Avenue SE and 78th Avenue SE. In this same area, residents also have their pick of delicious restaurants that span multiple cuisines and styles. When it’s time for leisure, Mercer Island’s many parks, open spaces, and waterfront make great places to visit.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Nearly all of the shopping and dining on Mercer Island can be found just off of Interstate 90.
Things to Do
Outdoor enthusiasts adore Mercer Island for its numerous spots to get out and connect with nature.
On the northern side of town, Luther Burbank Park is a must-visit destination. This community park sits along Lake Washington and provides space for swimming, fishing, and hiking. There is also a dog run and playground available to enjoy. Close by, Calkins Point Sand Beach and Aubrey Davis Park are two more outstanding green spaces to check out.
Heading south, there are many more parks, clubs, and open spaces awaiting your arrival. Noteworthy spots to visit include Deane's Children's Park, Groveland Beach Park, Pioneer Park, Ravine Trail, Mercer Island Country Club, and Clarke Beach Park.
Mercer Island features top-tier schools from kindergarten through 12th grade.
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