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Living in Mercer Island

Mercer Island has an average Walk Score of 31 with 22,699 residents.

Mercer Island has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Mercer Island neighborhoods are Downtown, Beaumont and McGilvara.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Mercer Island, WA

Mercer Island is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Luther Burbank Park in Mercer Island

Luther Burbank Park

Photo of Luther Burbank Park in Mercer Island

Luther Burbank Park

Most errands require a car in Mercer Island.

Mercer Island Apartments for Rent

View all Mercer Island apartments on a map.

Rental info for Aviara in the Mercer Island area
from $1,566
Studio
Walk Score 74
Rental info for 77 Central Apartments in the Mercer Island area
from $1,672
Studio
Walk Score 74
Rental info for The Mercer Luxury Apartment Homes in the Mercer Island area
from $1,570
Rental info for Hadley in the Mercer Island area
from $1,747
Studio
Walk Score 68
Rental info for 3045 81st Pl SE - 6 in the Mercer Island area
$1,425
1 bed
Walk Score 74
Rental info for 2820 75th Place SE - 103 in the Mercer Island area
$1,550
2 bed
Walk Score 75
Rental info for Westwinds Apartments - 2 bedrooms in the Mercer Island area
$1,500

Mercer Island Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 73 41 63 1,906
2 Beaumont 58 41 57 946
3 McGilvara 51 33 54 759
4 East Seattle 27 19 42 683

Eating & Drinking

There are about 40 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Mercer Island.

People in Mercer Island can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Luther Burbank ParkBeautiful lakeside park. #playground with cool fire truck. Also tennis courts, outdoor theater, picnic areas and dog run.

Josh
on Luther Burbank Park

Transit Score of Mercer Island, WA

Mercer Island has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Mercer Island apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Mercer Island has some public transportation and about 6 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Mercer Island on public transit.

Bike Score of Mercer Island, WA

Mercer Island is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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thumbnail for Mercer Island DowntownTree well covers with decorative fish design. A bit of beauty and whimsy in downtown Mercer Island.

Renee
on Mercer Island Downtown

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