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About Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant is a suburb in the Charleston Metro Area and in the Charleston County. It has a population of 94,550 and a population density of 1,908, which is 95% above the national average. It has a median age of 41, which is 4 years above the Charleston Metro median age and 2 years above the national average.


Mount Pleasant has a median home value of $786,200, which is 47% above the Metro average.The average rent of $2,766 is 31% above the metro average rent and 24% above the national average rent. The average household income in Mount Pleasant is $114,237 , which is 31% above the Metro average household income and 35% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Mount Pleasant is 7. Mount Pleasant also has a crime index 63 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Charleston.


$786,200Median Home Value
$418,557 Charleston Metro Area
$2,766Median Rent
$1,907 Charleston Metro Area
2 /10 - 10 /10
School Rating
63
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
19 mins To Charleston Metro Area
24 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Mount Pleasant Zip Code

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Mount Pleasant's population is made up of 63% married, 24% single, 9% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 39%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 24%. Homeowners make up 73% of the population in Mount Pleasant.

94,550Population
830,529 Charleston Metro Area
1,908Population Density
  • 49% Male
  • 51% Female
41 Median Age
37 Charleston Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Mount Pleasant is $67,812. The Median Household Income is $114,237 and the Mount Pleasant Unemployment Rate is 1%.

$67,812Income Per Capita
$45,357 Charleston Metro Area
$114,237Median Household Income
$78,927 Charleston Metro Area
5% Poverty Rate
10% Charleston Metro Area
1% Unemployment Rate
3% Charleston Metro Area
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$786,200Median Home Value
$418,557 Charleston Metro Area
$2,766Median Rent
$1,907 Charleston Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Charleston Metro Area

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27%
Home Owners
73%
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Top Schools in Mount Pleasant

Charleston 01 School District
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1871 Wallace School Road, Charleston, SC, 29407
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Charleston 01 School District
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3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard, Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29466
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Charleston 01 School District
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103 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC, 29401
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Charleston 01 School District
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2725 Bulrush Basket Lane, Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29466
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Charleston 01 School District
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1565 Rifle Range Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29464
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19 mins
Charleston Metro Area
24 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Charleston International Airport
23 mins
Citadel Military College of South Carolina
18 mins
South University Savannah
2 hr 41 mins
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Mount Pleasant crime index is 63 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Mount Pleasant.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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