Let’s Learn a Little About Mount Pleasant South Carolina

Mount Pleasant is the fifth largest municipality in South Carolina, and for several years it was one of the state's fastest growing areas, literally doubling in population size between 1990 and 2000.   As of 2007, the town had an estimated population of 64,707.  Sitting just across beautiful Charleston Harbor and connected to the historic city by the new 8 lane Arthur Ravenel Bridge, the charming town of Mount Pleasant is a sought-after residential real estate address.  Beyond the old village, Mt. Pleasant extends through well planned neighborhoods to the edge of the Francis Marion National Forest.  High waterfront bluffs adorned with antebellum homes and towering oaks offer a town-within-a-town character in Mount Pleasant’s Old Village District.   A variety of desirable properties range from waterfront  homes, lots and town homes along winding, pristine creeks such as Shem Creek,  Hobcaw Creek ,  and Beresford Creek,  the  scenic Wando and Cooper rivers,  and the expansive marshes along a fifteen-mile stretch the intracostal waterway.   For the golfer, there are numerous courses.

Points of interest include Patriot Point, Charleston county Parks Mount Pleasant Fishing Peir, Boone Hall Plantation, Charles Pinckney National Site, Boone Hall Plantation, Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, Golfing, The Village Playhouse, Shem Creek Marina, Old Historic Downtown, Palmetto Islands County Park, Fine Restaurants.

Local subdivisions include, but are not limited to Belle Hall, Brickyard Plantation, Creekside, Grassy Creek, Ion Village, Hamlin Plantation, Molasses Creek, Oakhaven, Olde Park, Snee Farms, The Groves, The Old Village, Charleston National, Darrell Creek, Dunes West, Park West, Rivertowne, Dunes West, Laurel Hill Plantation, and Planters Pointe.

As always, your thoughts, questions, or comments are greatly appreciated. Let me know if I can help with any of your Charleston SC real estate needs or questions.  To look for homes anywhere in the tri-county area go to my website at http://www.carolinajoe.com/mls/


"Carolina Joe" Idleman

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