Mt. Pleasant, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,129 housing units in Mt. Pleasant. This represents a 61.8% growth from 12,443 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 19,354 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 775 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mt. Pleasant is about 74%. Mt. Pleasant's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.1%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mt. Pleasant were built after 1986.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom5.70%
Two Bedrooms21.40%
Three Bedrooms47.30%
Four Bedrooms21.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1987
Median Value of occupied units$185,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$150,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1983
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$873

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage10.20%
Home Equity Loan14.90%
Simple Mortgage59.20%
Debt Free14.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.7%