Mercer Island is a highly desirable community known for its schools, beautiful parks and waterfront, and its friendly small-town vibe. Unique as the most populated island in a lake in the U.S., it is perfectly positioned between Seattle and Bellevue. Hop on I-90, and you can be downtown in either city in 10 or 15 minutes. With a total area of just over 13 square miles, Mercer Island is also home to a surprising variety of neighborhoods.
Neighborhood guide overview
We’ve created this all-new 20-page neighborhood guide to give you an overview and perhaps inspire you to explore the unique areas and neighborhoods of this beautiful Island. The guide is made up of six primary pages: North End, South End, Town Center, Mid-Island, East Mercer, and West Mercer. Within these primary pages, you’ll find links to smaller neighborhoods, which you can also visit directly in the Neighborhood Quick Links section below.
Looking for a home on Mercer Island?
This neighborhood guide is also a real estate resource for anyone interested in Mercer Island real estate. At the bottom of each neighborhood page, you’ll find the current listings available in that neighborhood.
As a local real estate team, we have helped our clients find homes on and off-market on Mercer Island. We visit every new listing, and we’re always keeping our eye on neighborhoods for unique off-market opportunities. Get in touch so we can help you find your Mercer Island dream home.
Enjoy and explore!
Simply click on the images below to learn more about each area of Mercer Island, including community features and unique neighborhoods.
Neighborhood quick links:
East Mercer: Appleton