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Welcome to Mt. Pleasant, SC

Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina is a city of approximately 60,000 people located across the Cooper River from historic Charleston, SC. Mt. Pleasant is the 3rd largest city in Charleston County and the 5th largest city in the state. Primary access to the city is made via the Arthur Ravenel Bridge, an 8 lane cable-stayed bridge built in 2005. One of the longest bridges of its kind in the country, the Ravenel Bridge offers breathtaking views of the Cooper River and surrounding tidal marshes.

Initially occupied by the Sewee Indians, Mt. Pleasant was founded in 1680 by English settlers led by Captain Florentia O’Sullivan. During the Civil War, fortifications based in Mt. Pleasant were used to fire upon Ft. Sumter in Charleston harbor. Mt. Pleasant was also the secret training ground for the nine member crew of the H.L. Hunley, the confederate submarine credited with the sinking of the USS Huosatonic, a 205 foot sloop-of-war used to blockade Charleston Harbor. The Hunley, which sank after completing its mission, was raised in 2001 and is currently on display at the Warren Lasch Conservation Center in North Charleston, SC.

For many years, Mt. Pleasant was populated seasonally by wealthy Charleston residents who could afford summer homes across the river. The area still known today as the “Old Village” is resplendent with homes dating back to the 1800s. Boone Hall Plantation (c1681) is famous for its “Avenue of Oaks” and has been the scene of many made for TV movies. Today, Mt. Pleasant is home to Patriots Point, a naval and maritime museum featuring the WWII aircraft carrier, Yorktown as well as the Congressional Medal of Honor Museum. Towne Center, an upscale shopping experience with over 65 national and local tenants is just a few miles up Highway 17 North. I’On Village on the Cooper River is an exquisite model of a traditional neighborhood on 243 acres with 762 home sites, encompassing 6 small boroughs.

Often referred to as the “pleasant side of the river,” Mt. Pleasant was named in 2006 by Money Magazine as one of the top 100 places to live in the US.  Homes in Mt. Pleasant average in the mid $400s.

Mount Pleasant Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 365 homes for sale in Mount Pleasant, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
1% Single Family and 99% Other.

1% Single Family
99% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 365
Average Home Size 26 ft² / 2 m²
Price Range ($1,350 - $3,800,000)

Weather in Mount Pleasant

The average high temperatures in Mount Pleasant range from 58 in January to 89 in July

Average home income in Mount Pleasant

The average household income of a Mount Pleasant resident is $104,652 with an average home value of $401,207

Population of Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant has 73,974 residents.

Home ownership in Mount Pleasant

The average level of home ownership in Mount Pleasant is 73%.

Education breakdown of Mount Pleasant

Education levels of residents of Mount Pleasant include: highschool 12%, associate 6%, bachelor 39%, graduate 22%.

Households in Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant has 30,098 homes, built on average 29 years ago.

Information from in and around Mount Pleasant...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 365 homes for sale in Mount Pleasant. These homes are comprised of Single Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 663,130. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Mount Pleasant please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 365 homes for sale in Mount Pleasant, SC are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Mount Pleasant area. Member brokerages representing the 365 homes include Carolina One Real Estate and Carriage Properties.