Mount Pleasant, South Carolina Houses for Sale

Located in the southeastern part of the state of South Carolina and a town in Charleston County, Mount Pleasant sits on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway that is overlooking the Charleston Harbor and has also been linked to Charleston in the west by Cooper River. The town was originally settled in the 1690s around Jacob Motte’s plantation that serves as a resort for the inland planters. It was interesting to know that the nearby Sullivan Island was the setting for Edgar Allan Poe’s story “The Gold Bug.” Mount Pleasant’s economy was based on light-industries, tourism shipyard, and the seafood industry.

Mount Pleasant, SC Prices for Houses for Sale

1,225,950 +12%
1,040,719 +29%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Mount Pleasant Homes for Purchase

185 +49%
256 +22%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

18 -18%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 158  
Police Civilians 17  
Total Arrests 790 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,553 (2020)
CrimeScore 15.29  
National Rank 1728th  
Statewide Rank 18th  

Local Statistics

Population 92,799 (0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,554 (0.55%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 1
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 445
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 68
Counterfeiting/Forgery 56
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 78
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 548
Embezzlement 24
Extortion/Blackmail 8
Fraud Offenses 324
Homicide Offenses 1
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,060
Motor Vehicle Theft 131
Pornography/Obscene Material 9
Prostitution Offenses 2
Robbery 12
Sex Offenses 16
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 1
Stolen Property Offenses 25
Weapon Law Violations 52

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