Mount Pleasant

Welcome to Mount Pleasant

A Charming Coastal Town with Southern Hospitality


Mount Pleasant is a charming and historic town nestled against the spectacular coastline of South Carolina. Just a bridge away from Charleston, it boasts a unique blend of Southern hospitality, rich history, and natural beauty that draws visitors and residents alike. With the Wando River on one side and the Charleston Harbor on the other, this picturesque town offers endless waterfront vistas, tranquil parks, and well-preserved historical sites.


Mount Pleasant is not just about captivating landscapes; it is a thriving community with a small-town feel. It's a place where families thrive, friendships grow, and traditions are cherished. Mount Pleasant’s appeal extends beyond its picture-perfect views and includes a vibrant economy, a diverse culinary scene, and an array of recreational activities.


What we love:

  • Picturesque waterfront views
  • A blend of rich history and modern comforts
  • High-quality education system
  • Exceptional dining and shopping experiences
  • Close-knit community and Southern hospitality


Local Lifestyle:

As you walk the streets of Mount Pleasant, you're greeted with the charm of Southern living at its best. From the stately historical houses to the well-manicured parks and public spaces, there's a strong sense of community present. The residents are known for their hospitality, welcoming neighbors and visitors alike into their homes and lives. 


Outdoor living is also a significant part of Mount Pleasant’s lifestyle. From boating and fishing in the surrounding waterways to hiking and biking in the many parks and nature reserves, the town offers countless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. With a mild climate year-round, the town is perfect for those who love to explore and enjoy the great outdoors.


Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping:

In Mount Pleasant, the culinary scene offers a delightful mix of classic Southern fare and international cuisines. From upscale waterfront dining to cozy cafes and BBQ joints, there's something to satisfy every palate. The town is also home to several local breweries and vineyards, providing a taste of the local flavor.


For shopping enthusiasts, Mount Pleasant offers a range of experiences. From quaint boutiques that feature local artists and craftsmen to modern shopping centers with well-known retail stores, the town provides a unique shopping experience. Add to this a variety of local festivals, concerts, and cultural events, and you'll never run out of entertainment options.


Things To Do:

Mount Pleasant brims with activities for every age and interest. History enthusiasts can explore Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, Boone Hall Plantation, and the Old Village Historic District. The beautiful waterfront park, Shem Creek, is a popular spot for kayaking, paddleboarding, and watching the sunset over the marsh.


For nature lovers, the town offers numerous parks, trails, and the breathtaking Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge. Families can enjoy a day at the Mount Pleasant Pier or the Splash Island Waterpark. And don't miss the chance to take a harbor tour to see the iconic Charleston Light and dolphins in their natural habitat.



  • Laurel Hill Primary School (PK-2)
  • Charles Pinckney Elementary (3-5)
  • Thomas C. Cario Middle School (6-8)
  • Lucy Beckham High School (9-12)
  • Mount Pleasant Academy (K-5)
  • Moultrie Middle School (6-8)
  • Wando High School (9-12)


Mount Pleasant real estate offers an unparalleled quality of life. The combination of scenic beauty, rich history, a thriving economy, and a top-tier education system creates a compelling case for calling Mount Pleasant home. Whether you're looking for a cozy cottage or a stately waterfront mansion, you'll find a place that fits your style in this charming coastal town.


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Overview for Mount Pleasant, SC

4,176 people live in Mount Pleasant, where the median age is 50.8 and the average individual income is $39,964. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

50.8 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Mount Pleasant, SC

Mount Pleasant has 1,590 households, with an average household size of 2.62. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mount Pleasant do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,176 people call Mount Pleasant home. The population density is 48.75 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Median Age

48.8 / 51.2%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

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30 to 59 Minutes
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Work With Kim

Kim still has the same passion for the Lowcountry that she had when she first arrived and loves to share that with a great enthusiasm with her clients who have now become dear friends. Charleston is a special place and Kim is always honored to share and educate those who want to call it home.

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