Located on a plateau, the city is bordered by Lake Sammamish to the west and the Snoqualmie Valley to the east. The city currently holds a population of approximately 65,892.
Sammamish is filled with professionals who work in computer science and math (20.54%), management occupations (20.10%), and business and financial occupations (10.98%). Currently, Sammamish has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is situated on the shores and hilly terrain east of Lake Sammamish. It is bordered by Issaquah, Redmond, and Bellevue. Neighborhoods include; Klahanie, Sahalee, Adelaide, Pine Lake, Inglewood, and Mint Grove. Sammamish's public school system is served by two school districts. North Sammamish is served by Lake Washington School District and has two high schools, Eastlake and Tesla STEM. South Sammamish is served by Issaquah School District and has two high schools, Issaquah and Skyline.
Living in Sammamish offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Great area for families with highly rated. schools, low crime, and college-educated neighbors. Downtown Sammamish, there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Sammamish and residents tend to have moderate political views.