Real Estate Market Update for Mount Pleasant, SC
Welcome to May's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of April. The number of active listings was up 8% from one year earlier, and down 1% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 570-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 27%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 420-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 18% year-over-year, and increased 14% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Mount Pleasant, SC
Area Information for Mount Pleasant, SC
  • Population: 74,787
  • Median Age: 40.23 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,657/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 55.11%
  • Closest Airport: Charleston Afb/international
  • Closest College: College Of Charleston
  • Closest Jr. College: Trident Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $77,625
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $357,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Charleston (sc) Riverdogs (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 36.28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Mount Pleasant, SC
Median Age: 40.23 Married: 45% Number of Households: 30,508 Households with Children: 9,558
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Mount Pleasant, SC

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Palmetto Christian Academy 1.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Belle Hall Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Daniel Island School 3.2 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Trident Academy 3.2 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Bishop England High School 3.4 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Laing Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      James B. Edwards Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 3
      Jennie Moore Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Thomas C. Cario Middle School 4.6 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Charles Pinckney Elementary School 4.6 mi Public 3-5 5 0
      The O'quinn School - East Cooper 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Mamie Whitesides Elementary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Laurel Hill Primary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      East Cooper Montessori Charter School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 5 0
      Christ Our King-stella Maris School 5.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Moultrie Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Montessori Of Mt Pleasant 5.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Mt Pleasant Presbyterian Church Learning Center 6.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Wando High School 6.1 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      St Andrews Episcopal Day School 6.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Coastal Christian Preparatory School 6.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Mt. Pleasant Academy 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2015. School Performance data by School Review data by
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.