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Average Rent in Mercer Island, WA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Mercer Island Studio - $1,947-
Mercer Island 1 Bed - $2,605+27%
Mercer Island 2 Beds - $3,818-
Last updated 6/12/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

9%

Associate's

16%

Bachelor's

45%

Master's

24%

Doctorate

7%

Family Size

2 people

44%

3 people

24%

4 people

23%

5 people

8%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

16%

50-100k

18%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

10%

200k+

39%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

14%

20-45

24%

45-65

31%

65+

20%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/12/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Mercer Island, WA

In Mercer Island, WA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,947 to $3,818. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Mercer Island, WA is $1,947. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,605. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $3,818.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $1,947 to $1,947
1 Bed

+27%

Changed from $2,051 to $2,605
2 Beds

-

Changed from $3,818 to $3,818
Last updated 6/12/2024

Rent Ranges

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Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Everett$2,715+5%
Bellevue$2,505+18%
Bremerton$2,500+28%
Silverdale$2,299+49%
Bothell$2,1690%
Redmond$2,066+3%
Federal Way$1,935--
Lynnwood$1,897+5%
Kirkland$1,812-20%
University Place$1,794+33%
Kent$1,751-2%
Burien$1,672--
Renton$1,610-6%
Port Orchard$1,599+6%
Seattle$1,543+1%
Lacey$1,5240%
Auburn$1,479+6%
Lakewood$1,457+43%
Tacoma$1,4480%
Olympia$1,237-5%
Shelton$1,150+5%
Spanaway$950--
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Kirkland$2,595-19%
Redmond$2,449+7%
Bothell$2,155+1%
Seattle$2,115-7%
Lynnwood$2,027-8%
Silverdale$1,959+15%
Gig Harbor$1,900-5%
Lacey$1,7990%
Bremerton$1,722+6%
Federal Way$1,700+1%
Marysville$1,695+47%
Auburn$1,686+14%
Everett$1,657-2%
University Place$1,653+11%
Burien$1,637-1%
Lakewood$1,6020%
Renton$1,585-21%
Kent$1,571-7%
Puyallup$1,545-6%
Port Orchard$1,545-2%
Tacoma$1,465-17%
Olympia$1,412-17%
Shelton$1,375--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Redmond$3,117+4%
Kirkland$2,860-38%
Seattle$2,833-14%
Lynnwood$2,618-3%
Bothell$2,602-1%
University Place$2,334+34%
Silverdale$2,304+16%
Spanaway$2,195--
Renton$2,178-20%
Burien$2,119+15%
Lacey$2,045+64%
Port Orchard$2,022+13%
Everett$1,998+2%
Bremerton$1,995+18%
Federal Way$1,992-2%
Lakewood$1,9620%
Olympia$1,940-13%
Auburn$1,933+8%
Marysville$1,875+37%
Kent$1,825-10%
Puyallup$1,750-6%
Tacoma$1,695-12%
Gig Harbor$1,657+14%
Shelton$1,575+3%

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Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

17%

15-30 Mins

40%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7474

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Percentage: 6666

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Health and Fitness

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Looking good! Mercer Island scores high for health and fitness.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 78% more gyms than average
  3. 63% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. Mercer Island is a good place for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 72% more pet facilities than average
  3. 52% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You won't get sick of medical care here.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 25% more medical facilities than average
  3. 18% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 29% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 33% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, Mercer Island is a good fit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 76% more coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Mercer Island.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 24% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 76% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Mercer Island serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 57% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 22% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Mercer Island.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 58% more parks than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Mercer Island

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