Neighborhood Profile

Mercer Island

Neighborhood

Highlights

Average Sale Price
$2,520,000
Price Range
$398K-18.9M
Avg. Price/Sq.Ft
$664/Sq. Ft.
Average Rental
$4,400/mo

While it is surrounded by Lake Washington, Mercer Island is far from insular. Located between Bellevue and Seattle affords an easy commute to either the east or west side. Waterfront homes are marked by their own private docks for aquatic adventurers to voyage out on a boat or paddleboard. Because of its island character, there is a strong sense of community as “Islanders” take pride in the small-town atmosphere, tranquil and woodsy ambiance.

Education is paramount to the community at large, as Mercer Island’s top-rated public school system is ranked second in the state. Its most famous resident was Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft. Though it is home to the wealthiest zip code in Washington state, residents and visitors enjoy friendly, community oriented events year-round.

Waterfront

For some, the call to live life at water's edge is undeniable: The sunshine reflecting upon the water’s surface, boats or ferries passing by, birds soaring overhead, the glimmer of a wavy sunset. From boating and beachcombing to kayaking and birdwatching—find these activities along the shoreline....

Island Living

Calling an island your home often means your living among a tight-knit group of neighbors. Among Washington's island paradises, communities bond in their way of living, whether they're there for a place of retreat, providing seclusion and a tranquil refuge, or for those looking to indulge in the waterfront...

Mercer Island

Neighborhood Lifestyle

Featured

Mercer Island Listings

$6,550,000
6922 96th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.75 Baths
  • 4,812 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Pending
$5,495,000
8439 SE 87th St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.00 Baths
  • 4,880 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$5,180,000
7908 E Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 6 Beds
  • 5.75 Baths
  • 6,360 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$4,300,000
7270 E Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.25 Baths
  • 4,215 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$3,498,000
5257 Forest Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 6 Beds
  • 4.75 Baths
  • 6,980 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$3,475,000
7900 E Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.25 Baths
  • 5,080 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$11,000/mo
5210 Butterworth Rd
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.50 Baths
  • 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
$9,000/mo
8428 N Mercer Way
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.75 Baths
  • 3,900 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
$7,500/mo
5438 E Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.25 Baths
  • 3,750 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
$6,500/mo
7273 Holly Hill Dr
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.50 Baths
  • 3,940 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
New on Market
$6,300/mo
7265 87th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.75 Baths
  • 3,300 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
$6,000/mo
7795 80th Place SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.75 Baths
  • 2,800 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Sold
$8,150,000
7450 N Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.25 Baths
  • 7,980 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$6,750,000
8908 N Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.50 Baths
  • 7,778 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$6,200,000
5203 82nd Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 6 Beds
  • 5.00 Baths
  • 5,776 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$5,800,000
8798 N Mercer Way
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 7 Beds
  • 7.25 Baths
  • 0.64 Acres
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$5,998,000
9950 SE 35th Place
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.00 Baths
  • 5,000 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$5,500,000
6824 96th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.25 Baths
  • 4,536 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty

Location

Mercer Island, Washington United States
Mercer Island

Community Info

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Island Park Elementary School

Grade :
K-5
Distance :
0.83 mi
High SCHOOL

Mercer Island High School

Grade :
9-12
Distance :
0.45 mi

Private Schools

  • School
  • Grade
  • Distance
  • St. Monica School
  • PK-8
  • 0.27 mi
  • Northwest Yeshiva High School
  • 9-12
  • 0.53 mi
  • The Privett Academy
  • 6-12
  • 0.91 mi
  • French American School of Puget Sound
  • PK-8
  • 0.98 mi
  • Yellow Wood Academy
  • 3-4, 6-7, 9-12
  • 0.99 mi
  • American Academy
  • PK-12
  • 1.29 mi
  • St Madeleine Sophie Catholic School
  • PK-8
  • 2.55 mi

School data provided by GreatSchools. School service boundaries are intended to be used as reference only. To verify enrollment eligibility for a property, contact the school directly.

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