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  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, is located in Charleston County. It grew rapidly between 1990 and 2000, doubling in size in just 10 years. Today, it has a population of over 67,000. The temperatures in Mount Pleasant are ideal, as they rarely dip below 50 degrees F. Palmetto Islands County Park and Splash Island are two well-known attractions there that are very popular with local families.

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  • Housing Statistics: In Mount Pleasant, the median sales price for homes was $325,000 from May 13th, 2013 until July 13th, 2013. This price actually increased by 3.2 percent from the same time period a year ago. The number of home sales increased by 6.9 percent from the prior year. The average listing price as of August 18th, 2013 was $592,104. The percentage of rented homes is more than three times less than that of owned homes. In fact, 23.1 percent of homes are rented, while 76.9 percent of homes are owned. The annual residential turnover is 16 percent, while the median years in a residence is 3.0 years. The median age of homes there is 63 years.
  • Local Shopping:The Market at Oakland, Belle Hall Shopping Center and Mount Pleasant Towne Center are all located in Mount Pleasant. In Belle Hall Shopping Center, there are a variety of clothing stores, as well as Breathe Pilates Studio and Spa, where you can pamper yourself and get a bit of a workout. If you want a gown for a special occasion, you should check out Gown Boutique of Charleston. House of Sage sells women's and men's apparel along with handbags and accessories.
  • Transportation and CommutesMt. Pleasant Shuttle offers limousine and charter bus rental. Greyhound has a bus that runs through Charleston. Mount Pleasant has a number of taxis services including 2Taxi Pro, Flower Town Taxi, 3Full Service Taxi LLC, 5Crazy Carl Cab Island Taxi Shuttle and 6Atlantic Smile Taxi. Interstate 526 runs entirely through Mount Pleasant. Another major roadway is Highway 17, which runs north to south. This particular road enters South Carolina from Georgia and exits to North Carolina near Calabash.
  • Neighborhoods:The neighborhoods in Mount Pleasant are known for beautiful but pricey homes. Much of the area is rich with history. Here are a few neighborhoods you should know about: