Mercer Island

About Mercer Island

It doesn't get much more scenic and inviting than Mercer Island, an island (of course) in the middle of Lake Washington between Bellevue and Seattle. Mercer Island is quite literally at the center of an extensive regional and international transportation network, intersected by highways and mass transit routes and minutes from air, sea and rail transportation hubs. It is close to unlimited cultural and recreational opportunities with Seattle 11 minutes to the west and two mountain ranges with renowned national forests and parks (the Olympics and Cascades) on either side. Located in the Seattle Metropolitan Area, it is the most populated island in a lake within the United States with 22,720 residents.
Space in Mercer Island is mostly residential, with wooded areas, landscaped homes, and miles of shoreline. Median house sale price in 2011 was $1,001,405, placing it at #209 in a list of the most expensive zip codes in America. The estimated home value on Mercer Island is $809,284, which is 32% higher than the value of houses in Washington State. It should come as no surprise that a mere 2.8% of residents live below the poverty level since the median household income is well above state average. Approximately 95% of people commute away from Mercer Island for work; about 55% go to Seattle and 45% go to Bellevue. In such a central location, the average commute time is 18.9 minutes.
In this city of luxury where many come to escape the hustle of the economic hubs of the Puget Sound, residents enjoy public beaches and a city-owned boat launch, as well as walking trails along the water. Luther Burbank Park has 0.75 miles of waterfront, a public boat dock, a fishing pier, swimming beach, amphitheater, tennis courts, and picnic facilities. Mercer Island has many smaller parks with equestrian, bicycle, and hiking trails. While the major shopping is on the mainland, Mercer Island offers the basics, including grocery stores, banks and a few small restaurants.

Neighborhood Tags

Pioneer Park • Memorial Bridge

Real Estate Statistics

  • Total Listings: 120
  • Average Price: $2,617,975
  • Highest Price: $18,888,000
  • Lowest Price: $849,000

Mercer Island

All Listings $800,000 - $900,000 $900,000 - $1,000,000
Over $1,000,000
1 – 20 of 120 Listings
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5 Bed • 4 Bath • 4,880 Sf

$5,495,000

8439 Se 87th St, Mercer Island

Art & Water. Unrivaled. Exceptional. 65ft Waterfront On The Southern Tip Of Mercer Island. 100ft Private Dock. Wood, Glass, Steel Anchor Open Archi...

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4 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,520 Sf

$1,625,000

8829 Se 77th Place, Mercer Island

Life On A Quiet Lane In Tarywood Park. Find Your Own Private Oasis Just Steps From Trails, Award Winning Schools & Shopping. Entertain With Ease In...

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3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,720 Sf

$1,125,000

6740 81st Ave Se, Mercer Island

Nestled In Desirable Mercer Ridge, This Updated Tri-level Lives Large With Soaring Ceilings And An Open Layout. Entertain With Ease In The Light-fi...

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4 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,739 Sf • 1 Acres

$1,600,000

5425 Parkwood Lane, Mercer Island

After 33 Years This Architect Designed Mid-century Modern In Nw Style Seeks A New Steward. This One Has Bona Fide Architectural Chops Recognized As...

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5 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,640 Sf

$1,285,000

7220 91st Place Se, Mercer Island

Coveted, Quiet, Southend Mercer Island Location. This Well Maintained Raised-ranch Floorpan Is Loaded W/ Efficiency, Open Spaces & Room To Spread O...

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3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,850 Sf

$1,249,000

8427 Se 62nd St, Mercer Island

Simple Lines, Modern Touches And Quality Details Make This 3br+den+bonus Rm Home Unique. Custom Renovations Have Created A Super Chic Rambler. Stac...

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3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,590 Sf • 1 Acres

$1,900,000

7025 N Mercer Wy, Mercer Island

Bring Your Vision And Create Your Masterpiece. Rare 1/2 Acre Plus Park Like Setting With Unparalleled Privacy And Nw Island Location. Under 5 Minut...

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4 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,380 Sf

$2,200,000

8125 Se 79th St, Mercer Island

This Beautiful Home In The Lakes Is Like Few Others. Privately Sited In The Back Se Corner, The Oversized Property Is One Of A Kind. Fully Fenced, ...

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3 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,440 Sf

$949,000

2463 74th Ave Se, Mercer Island

Great Opportunity To Own A Starter Home In Mercer Island! Over 13,000 Sf Lot, One Story With 3bd 1 Ba, Hardwood Floors, Updated Ss Appliance. Dinin...

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5 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,490 Sf

$1,200,000

4545 87th Ave Se, Mercer Island

Quiet Mid-island Retreat Minutes From I-90. Kitchen And Dining Open To An Entertainment Size Deck Overlooking An Expansive, Backyard. Light-filled ...

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4 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,860 Sf

$2,195,000

8456 N Mercer Wy, Mercer Island

Enjoy This Cul-de-sac Setting W/level, Easy Access To 50' Of Shared Waterfront & Moorage On Mercer Park Lane. Move Right Into This Light-filled, Nw...

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5 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,679 Sf

$2,450,000

4710 86th Ave Se, Mercer Island

Modern, Sophisticated Jaymarc Home With Signature Luxuries: Light-filled Living Areas, Partial Lake Wa And Seattle Views, Main Floor Flex Space, Ki...

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3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,640 Sf

$1,399,000

7238 Se 32nd St, Mercer Island

This Wonderfully Sited Home Is Located In The Sought After First Hill Neighborhood, And Is Nestled On A 16,000+ Sq Ft, Sunny Level Lot. The Very Ap...

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5 Bed • 4,910 Sf

$2,399,000

8150 Evergreen Lane, Mercer Island

Nestled On Coveted Evergreen Lane, This Luxury Retreat Awaits You. Step In To Interiors Designed To Maximize Light With Vaulted Ceilings, Expansiv...

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4 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,350 Sf

$1,000,000

2954 72nd Ave Se, Mercer Island

One Story Cozy Hm Nested On A Secluded St In Highly Desirable 1st Hill Neighborhood.quiet Area On The Northend.easy Access To I-90 To Sea Or Bell....

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6 Bed • 3 Bath • 4,320 Sf

$1,800,000

3670 West Mercer Way, Mercer Island

Classic Nw Mid-century Perched Perfectly On The Property To Take In The Serene Western Views Of The Lake. Watch Eagles Soar Through The Expansive W...

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5 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,950 Sf

$1,698,000

5717 92nd Ave Se, Mercer Island

Ideal House, Lot & Neighborhood. Sharp Contemporary Home Designed By Award Winning Architect Lane Williams. All Living Spaces On Lower Level & All ...

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4 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,370 Sf

$1,250,000

8502 Se 78th St, Mercer Island

Sought After 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath Rambler Lovingly Maintained By Original Owners Within Blocks Of Schools, Shopping And Parks. Brand New Carpet And Fr...

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5 Bed • 4 Bath • 5,080 Sf

$3,475,000

7900 E Mercer Wy, Mercer Island

Imagine?the Ideal Escape. Stunning Views Of Lake Wa, Mt. Rainier, Spectacular Sunrises + Bald Eagles. Custom Built In 2006 W/impeccable Fit & Finis...

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3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,640 Sf • 1 Acres

$3,950,000

6838 96th Ave Se, Mercer Island

First Time To Market In 50 Years, Opportunity To Own This Just-shy Of An Acre Mercer Island Homesite With Approx. 103' Of No Bank Waterfront. Thre...

Listing information last updated on October 19th, 2019 at 1:37am PDT.

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