Nestled inside of King County on Seattle’s east side, with neighboring cities of Bellevue, Issaquah, and Redmond, is Sammamish, Washington. Home to some of the most beautiful sunsets known to man, Sammamish’s beauty extends to snow-capped mountain ranges, woodlands, and the glistening waters of Beaver Lake and Pine Lake. Sammamish is bordered on the west by Lake Sammamish and to the east by Snoqualmie Valley. Sammamish envelops 18.22 square miles in Washington, with 61,000 residents who have chosen to call it home.
Attractions in Sammamish include Beaver Lake, Beaver Lake Park, Pine Lake, and nine parks, in addition to shopping, dining, and other activities. The YMCA is proud to house the largest aquatic center of the Greater Seattle Association, featuring a pool for leisure recreation, a two story covered waterslide, a 25 yard six lane lap pool, and other amenities such as water zumba, swim lessons, and rehabilitation.
Golf is another preferred activity in Sammamish, with five golf courses and private country clubs throughout the area.
Students in Sammamish are educated by two school districts, Lake Washington School District and Issaquah School District.
Transportation is provided by King County Metro and Sound Transit.
Sammamish enjoys 155 sun-shiny days per year, with average high temperatures around 75 degrees. Winter low temperatures are just above freezing at 33 degrees. The area receives about 61 inches of rain per year, and 37 inches of snow across 186 days with measurable precipitation.
Named by Forbes as one of America’s friendliest towns, the majority of residents own their homes. Residents enjoy active lifestyles of skiing, hiking, biking, water sports, and more. Creativity blossoms in the Sammamish community through farmer’s markets, concerts in the park, Shakespeare in the park, jazz nights, and an annual art festival.
In Sammamish, Washington, you’ll find the beauty of nature coupled with the modern amenities of man.
- City of Sammamish
- Lake Washington School District (98074)
- Issaquah School District (98075)
- Sammamish Chamber of Commerce
Find Homes for Sale in Neighborhoods in Sammamish WA
|Beaver Lake||Redford Ranch|
|East Lake Sammamish||Sahalee|
|Hidden Ridge||Thompson Hill|