Mercer Island is one of the best residential communities in the state with many parks and open spaces. Luther Burbank park is on the north side of the island it encompasses 77 acres of land and as .75 miles of waterfront.
Mercer Island is located between Seattle and Bellevue and is accessed by Interstate 90.
Incorporated in 1960, Mercer Island has a population of approximately 22,000 in 12.986 square miles. SchoolsMercer Island School District serves the city. The public high school in the city is Mercer Island High School.
Private schools in the city include St. Monica School, French American School of Puget Sound and the Northwest Yeshiva High School.Attractions & Parks