Life is different in Mount Pleasant. Here, you can start your day sipping morning coffee while watching the sunrise over the harbor. Then, it’s time to get moving! Run or bike over our famous bridge or in one of our beautiful parks. In the afternoon, sneak away to the beach or go on a shopping expedition to get the ultimate Lowcountry look. In the evening, travel to Shem Creek by water and enjoy nationally-recognized cuisine and unforgettable views. Get in on the local action, and discover Mount Pleasant’s magic.
Uncover the Extraordinary
Explore hidden parks. Paddleboard to dinner, then enjoy truly fresh seafood. Shop our boutiques, and take a little Lowcountry home. Peruse our news items to find out about the latest business openings.
Quality of Life
In Mount Pleasant, we like to say our quality of life is high because of our abundant parks, water access, close proximity to beaches and laid-back atmosphere. But the reasons go even deeper. With the mild climate, nationally-recognized public schools, low crime rate and cultural amenities, citizens are afforded an idyllic community with Charleston charm and a coastal lifestyle. Whether your favorite part is wearing flip flops year-round, or the ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, living in Mount Pleasant is truly amazing.
Enjoy the Lowcountry Life
Paddleboard in the creek. Dance the night away under the stars. Catch a fish off the pier. It’s easy to do something remarkable every day in Mount Pleasant. Come on over and enjoy the Lowcountry life.
The roads we drive on, the creeks we fish in and the places we cherish are just a few examples of the “infrastructure” that makes Mount Pleasant so pleasant, for the tourist, resident and business alike. The Town of Mount Pleasant, through its Capital Improvement Plan, guides the maintenance and acquisition of capital assets to build on our unmatched quality of place.
Town of Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant’s hospitality and beauty may be nationally known, but for more than 80,000 residents it is also home. Mount Pleasant’s commitment to livability, sustainability and superior service are showcased daily from the top-rate public facilities to the preserved creeks and waterways found throughout the community. With excellent schools, water access, numerous historical sites, recreational opportunities and a growing business force, you’ll always find something incredible in Mount Pleasant.