Neighborhood Profile

Mercer Island

Neighborhood

Highlights

Average Sale Price
$2,373,000
Price Range
$375K-18.9M
Avg. Price/Sq.Ft
$710/Sq. Ft.
Average Rental
$3,900/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

Pending
$9,750,000
6024 SE 22nd St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 1.31 Acres
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Pending
$9,750,000
6024 SE 22nd St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.50 Baths
  • 5,230 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Pending
$5,500,000
8177 W Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.25 Baths
  • 6,044 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Pending
$4,686,000
8043 W Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 7 Beds
  • 4.25 Baths
  • 6,750 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
3D Tour
$1,995,000
15 Holly Hill Dr
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.00 Baths
  • 4,010 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Pending
$1,995,000
7515 SE 76th St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.25 Baths
  • 3,850 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
$15,500/mo
7270 E Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.00 Baths
  • 4,490 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
New on Market
$8,500/mo
8218 SE 29th St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 6 Beds
  • 5.00 Baths
  • 5,940 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Price Reduced
$4,150/mo
3736 79th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.50 Baths
  • 2,590 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
New on Market
$3,400/mo
2043 81st Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.25 Baths
  • 2,950 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
New on Market
$3,100/mo
7416 SE 24th St
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.75 Baths
  • 2,194 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Price Reduced
$2,895/mo
2836 78th Ave SE #303
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,700 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
$7,200,000
7406 N Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.75 Baths
  • 7,907 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$6,750,000
3310 97th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.25 Baths
  • 6,895 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$6,650,000
8908 N Mercer Wy
Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.50 Baths
  • 7,429 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

Location

Mercer Island, Washington United States
Mercer Island

Community Info

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

West Mercer Elementary School

Grade :
K-5
Distance :
0.67 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.

Mercer Island News

Accolades

Significant Sales | Q2-2020

  • Jul 6, 2020
  • By RSIR Staff

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Broker News

Significant Sales | Q1-2020

  • Apr 9, 2020
  • By RSIR Staff

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