Centrally located between Seattle and Bellevue is the beautiful island city of Mercer Island. Home to 22,000+ residents, Mercer Island is the most populated lake-bound island in the United States, and its 98040 zip code is unique to the city. Mercer Island’s location in Lake Washington tops the list of attractive attributes regarding the “Rock.” In
Mercer Island has a diverse group of neighborhoods spanning many generations of home building. Lush and green, the Island offers and abundance of parks and recreation opportunities on and off the water. Just a hop, skip and jump from the hustle and bustle of the city, Mercer Island has a true small town community feel
Mercer Island Parks The sylvan nature of Mercer Island is beautifully demonstrated within the well-maintained park and trail system on the island. Hike, bike, walk, play, watch nature, swim, participate in organized sports – residents may enjoy all of these outdoor activities. On the north end, the 20 acre Park on the Lid offers families
In addition to the many public parks and recreation amenities, Mercer Island is home to several well-known private clubs and recreation facilities. Here is a quick run down on four popular venues. Mercer Island Beach Club | 8326 Avalon Drive, Mercer Island, WA 98040 | 206-232-3125 The Mercer Island Beach Club is located along the water at the
Lake Washington is a large freshwater lake adjacent to the city of Seattle. It is the second largest natural lake in the state of Washington, after Lake Chelan. It is bordered along the west side by the cities of Seattle and Lake Forest Park. The lake is 20.6 feet above mean lower low tide in Puget
The Mercer Island School District, with a K-12 student population of approximately 4280, enjoys a wide-spread reputation for quality and excellence, combining academics, cultural expression, and athletic achievement. This tradition of excellence is a major reason many families make Mercer Island their home. Achievement test scores at the elementary, middle, and high school levels are
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The Waterfront Report provides listing and sales data for private waterfront homes sited on major bodies of water in the greater Seattle-Eastside region. It includes an analysis of waterfront information including average cost per waterfront foot, average cost per square foot, and average sale price for each community.